Jean Morris passed away August 11, 2017 while residing at River Grove Memory Care in Eugene, Oregon.
She was born May 25, 1935 in Ellensburg, Washington to Virginia Alice Morrison and Robert Rye Chambers. She was adopted by her step-father, Frank Coleman, in 1942. Jean married Charles Ross Simmons in Creswell, OR on August 29, 1952, later divorced and married Robert Ray Morris in Eugene, OR on October 8, 1960.
Jean lived south of Cottage Grove, OR and attended Latham and Cottage Grove Union High Schools. She lived most of her years in Eugene, and Springfield, OR. Jean and her husband Bob enjoyed family, their pool, trips to the coast and their dogs and cats.
Jean is survived by her sons Michael Simmons and Patrick Simmons, her grandson Chad Simmons, granddaughter Katie Ann Coghill (Adrian), great-grandchildren Madysin and Wyatt Coghill. She is also survived by her brother Ray Coleman (Sharon) of Gold Bar, WA. She was predeceased by her parents and her husband Robert "Bob" Morris.
Jean was always there to lend a helping hand, she was loved dearly by her family and friends.
There will be a celebration of life in October 2017.
Published in Eugene Register-Guard on Aug. 20, 2017