Celebration of Life for Mr. Emmanuel K. "Gator" Morries were held Monday July 17, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Preston Pentecostal Church in Preston, MS with Elder Calvin Woods & Pastor Jones officiating. Interment followed in the Church Cemetery with E.E. McDonald Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Mr. Morries, 38, of Preston passed on Friday July 7, 2017 in DeKalb, Kemper County, MS.  Survivors are: wife, Roshell Morries of Preston, MS; four children: Dequontius Boyd and Dequisha Boyd both of Preston, MS; Tanosha Steele of Leesville, LA; and Keddriques Morries of DeKalb, MS; father Cecil W. Morries of DeKalb, MS; mother, Catherine Capers of Madison, MS; step-father; James Capers of Madison, MS; five siblings Melinda "Linda" Windham of Madison, MS; KiKi Morries of Milwaukee, WI; ANdre Triplett of Preston, MS; William Morries of Philadelphia, PA; and Lyle "Tony" Shumpa of Milwaukee, WI; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.  

The Family of Mr. Emmanuel Kedrick "Gator" Morries greatly acknowledges with deep appreciation the love shown to our family during this time of bereavement.  The thoughts, heartfelt prayers, phone calls, cards,and many expressions of kindness will never be forgotten.  May God Continue to bless all!  -The Morries, Griffin, Capers, and Boyd Families