(07/27/2003) Morris Free, age 79, of Austin, Texas, passed away Friday, July 25, 2003. He was a lifetime member of Gethsemane Lutheran Church, was the past International Director of Data Processing Management Association and was also a Navy Veteran of World War II. Morris was preceded in death by his parents, Oscar and Ethel Free and one brother, Lester Paul Free. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, La Verne Free; his son, Donald M. Free and his wife, Suzanne; his daughter, Gale Ashley and her husband, Michael; two grandsons, Jason Prescott Free and Dustin Wayne Ashley; and numerous family and friends. The family will receive friends on Monday, July 28, 2003, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Cook-Walden Funeral Home, 6100 N. Lamar Blvd. Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 29, 2003, at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 200 West Anderson Lane. Interment will follow at Cook-Walden/Capital Parks, 14501 N. IH35, Pflugerville. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 200 West Anderson Lane, Austin, TX 78752 or to Hospice Austin Christopher House, 4107 Spicewood Springs Road, Austin, TX 78759.