A Great Leader and Friend Passes Away

Last Updated: January 28, 2010

This article appeared in the January 2010 Rural Policy Matters.

Calivin MorrisCalvin Morris passed away January 14, 2010 at the age of 55 after a short illness. He was the Vice President of South Carolina Rural Education Grassroots Group. He hosted the Rural Education Working Group (REWG) conference in Charleston in 2007 and participated in every REWG conference.
Morris was active in a number of organization and a member of the Charleston County Constituent School Board, the Sea Islands Ministerial Alliance, and the Wadmalaw Island Citizens Improvement Committee. He could always be found fighting injustice. He was a great leader and our friend. We will truly miss him.

Read more from the January 2010 Rural Policy Matters.