Morris Hawks, 93, of Fancy Gap, Va., died May 17, 2022. He was born in Galax on Sept. 8, 1928, to the late Fred and Gussie Morris Hawks. In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn Pierce Hawks; a son; and several siblings.

He is survived by his sons, Jonathan Hawks and wife, Cindy Michelle, of Bassett, and Andrew Hawks and wife, Cheryl, of Galax; sister, Joanne Blow and husband, Robert of Cincinnati, Ohio; several step-grandchildren, step-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held May 23, 2022, at High Country Services beginning at 2 p.m. Randall Cox and Glen Burnette will officiate. Burial will follow at the Morris Family Cemetery in Fancy Gap, Va. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1-2 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Commonwealth Senior Living Associate Fund, c/o Kayla Crowder, 100 Kyle Drive, Hillsville, VA 24343.

The care of Mr. Hawks has been entrusted to High Country Services. Online condolences can be made at