Quincy Patrick Morris
1987 - 2016
Quincy Patrick Morris was born on August 5, 1987 in Santa Barbara. He was the only child of Lynn Morris and Georgia Vining. He was a graduate of Crane School in Montecito and of Santa Barbara High School. He attended the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. He was a passionate & talented skateboarder starting at age three. He went on to make art & jewelry from recycled skateboards through Maple XO in Portland, Oregon. He also loved bicycling & rode fixed gear bikes. Quincy was an avid reader. Two of his favorite authors were David Sedaris and John Steinbeck. He recently had a friend make a rendering of the Steinbeck novel, Travels with Charley & then had a tattoo of it. Quincy was known for his love of animals. His keen analytical mind shined like a bright light occasionally eclipsed by his brilliant sense of humor. He was a constant source of positive energy and a handsome ladies man, but loyal to each in turn. Quincy passed March 20, 2016 in Portland, Oregon at the age of 28.
A memorial service will be held at 3 PM on Saturday, April 2, in the Godric Grove of Elings Park in Santa Barbara. http://www.elingspark.org/park-maps/