Augustus Morris, 61, former grocer, died yesterday morning after a long illness at his home in Villa Route. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Ada Morris (d. Oct. 12, 1975): three sons. Basil of Villa Route and Clark and Clifford of Sanderson; eight daughters, Mrs. Susan Moore. Mrs. Ruby Kinder, Mrs. Gussie Wallace and Miss Mac Morris at Villa Route, Mrs. Edith Kennedy Sanderson, Mrs. Mamie Bias of Charleston, Mrs. Mary Huffman and Mrs. Martha James of Reed; three brothers, Thomas and Charles of Sanderson and L. A. Morris—of Charleston. Funeral is set'for 11 a. m. tomorrow at the Valley Grove Nazarene church, Revs. C. D. Taylor and C. W. Skeleton officiating. Burial will bc In Kennedy cemetery. Noble Long mortuary is in charge. Active pallbearers will be Jasper Kinder, Carl Moore, Carl Huffman, Wilbur Jones, Burt Kennedy and Claude Smith. Honorary pallbearers will be F. S. Skilcs. William Cross, Arlic Litton, Clifford Wintz. Henry Wintz. A. J. Backus. Robert i Beasley. John Young, R. E. Litton and William Wintz. Born at Campbells Creek. Died of Bronchial pneumonia.