FLOWERY BRANCH - Morris Edwin Ayres, 72, died Tuesday, June 21, 2011, at his residence.
He was born to the late Edwin Ayres and Sarah Hetrick Ayres in New Castle, Pa. and was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Ayres. He was a member of First Redeemer Church in Cumming.
Survivors include his wife, Lee Yarbrough Ayres; sons and daughter-in-law, Morris Ayres Jr. and Stephanie Ayres, Dublin, and Darren Ayres, Los Angeles, Calif.; stepdaughter and husband, Angie and Kris Miller, Newnan; and three grandchildren, Dylan Ayres, Jacob Miller and Lucas Miller.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 1, at Buford Presbyterian Church with the Rev. David Shaw officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to be made to
The Nagourney Institute, 750 East 29th St., Long Beach, CA 90806.
Memorial Park South Funeral Home, Flowery Branch, is in charge of arrangements.