The Memorial Service For A Lost Compatriot

The Memorial took place on Saturday, December 14th 2013

Florence War Between The States Museum Annual Open House and Memorial Service for Steve Morris


Around 50 friends and family gathered at 3:00pm on Saturday, December 14th for a Memorial Service to honor immediate past commander of the pee dee rifles – Steve Morris.



Reverend Donald Hayes opened the service with prayer. Allen Kelly welcomed everyone and spoke some comforting words to the family.  Steve Morris’ daughter (Deana M McKay) was presented a certificate honoring her father as Compatriot of the Year for Pee Dee Rifles Camp 1419. Red, white and green helium balloons were released by everyone after a poem was read by a close family friend.





Everyone had a great time of food and fellowship at the museum to honor Commander Steve Morris.





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  1. Deana Morris McKay January 2, 2014 at 12:00 pm - Reply

    This is so awesome. Thank you so much for this article. It meant alot to see so many people their for my dad. He loved being commander of the Pee Dee Rifles and considered all of you family.

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