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Former Sherman Mayor Passes Away


SHERMAN, TX - A well-known woman and former Sherman Mayor has died.

Virginia Morriss, the first female mayor of Sherman, died Tuesday at the age of 83. She served as mayor from 1979 to 1981, and severed a number of years on the city council.

Many residents say Morriss was dedicated to several causes including education and helping better woman in the workforce.

Funeral services for Morriss are planed for 3 p.m. Saturday at the Grand Avenue Presbyterian Church.