Cover photo for Joan Morris Casey's Obituary
Joan Morris Casey Profile Photo
1943 Joan 2023

Joan Morris Casey

February 7, 1943 — February 23, 2023

Morehead City

Joan Morris Casey, 80, of Morehead City, North Carolina, passed away on Thursday, February 23, 2023, at her home.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 4 p.m., Sunday, February 26th at the Morehead City Salvation Army, officiated by Major Aaron Goldfarb and Pastor Matt Dymmel.

Joan was born on February 7, 1943, in Tarboro, North Carolina, to the late Stephen and Elizabeth Morris. She was actively involved with the Salvation Army Church in Morehead City where she was a member, she also attended Life Church in Newport. Gifted with an incredible ability to teach, Joan loved to teach Sunday School, lead Bible Studies and share her testimony and joy with various Women's Ministries. Her servanthood and talented teaching were recognized twice with the Teacher of the Year award for teaching Sunday School. Joan also taught elementary school where she impacted numerous lives during her career. Joan will be fondly remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.

She is survived by her sons, Harold W. Casey III and wife Jeane of Sanford, NC and Stephen Casey and wife Shannon of Morehead City, NC; brother, George Thomas Morris of Cape Carteret, NC; grandchildren, Chelsea Brennan, Donald Goodwin (Sarah), Gabriel Visconti, and Sara Visconti; and great-granddaughter, Marylou "Pineapple" Elizabeth Goodwin.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harold W. Casey Jr.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army, P.O. Box 399, Morehead City, NC 28557 or Life Church, 6923 US Highway 70 E, Newport, NC 28570.

Family and friends are welcome to submit online condolences at

Arrangements by Munden Funeral Home & Crematory in Morehead City, NC.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Joan Morris Casey, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Celebration of Life

Sunday, February 26, 2023

Starts at 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Photo Gallery

Visits: 5

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree