[Hillbilly Jim Gallery]
[Hillbilly Family Gallery]
[The Godwinns Gallery]
||July 5, 1952
||Billed from Mudlick, Kentucky
|Height & Weight:
||6'7" - 320 lbs
||Big Leg Drop
King Kong Bundy
In The Beginning:
Jim Morris first appeared on the wrestling scene in Memphis, wrestling as "Harley Davison" with a biker gimmick..
World Wrestling Federation:
Hillbilly Jim first appeared on WWF TV as a planted "Hillbilly Fan" showing off in the front row at shows accross the country..
~~Vince McMahon "noticed" the big "Hillbilly" and interviewed him and he was allowed to appear on Piper's Pit w/ Roddy Piper..
~~Roddy Piper offered to train "Big Jim", but Jim declined saying he wanted to be trained by the best ------ Hulk Hogan!
~~Hillbilly Jim & Hulk Hogan began appearing in weekly vignettes featuring their training session progress..
Hillbilly Jim's wrestling boots were given to him by Hulk Hogan (This was part of a storyline in the WWF)..
1985: Hillbilly Jim wrestled his debut match on TV defeating veteren jobber Terry Gibbs..
Hillbilly Jim feuded with Don Muraco & Mr Fuji including a famous "Tuxedo Match" against Fuji in MSG..
Hillbilly Jim expanded the Hillbilly Family bringing in Uncle Elmer, Cousin Luke & Cousin Junior..
Wrestlemania II: Hillbilly Jim participated in the famous battle royal that was won by Andre The Giant..
Wrestlemania III: Hillbilly Jim, Little Beaver & Haiti Kid defeated King Kong Bundy, Lord Littlebrook & Little Tokyo by DQ..
Wrestlemania IV: Hillbilly Jim participated in the big 20-Man Invitational Battle Royal which was won by the great Andre The Giant..
Retirement from the Ring:
Hillbilly Jim took some time off and worked in the Colleseum Home Video department of the WWF..
Early 1990s: Hillbilly Jim made a brief return and teamed with Owen Hart in the WWF..
Hillbilly Jim still works for WWF's Video & Media department..
January 2004: Hillbilly Jim will be sent on the road for meet and greets as part of a WrestleMania promotional team for trivia contests..
July 2005: Hillbilly Jim got a radio show playing old rock tunes called "Moonshine Matinee" on Sirius Satellite Radio (Country)..
October 3, 2005 - WWE Homecoming: Hillbilly Jim participated in a Legends Ceremony which included roughly 24 Legends..
February 9, 2006--Deep South Wrestling: Hillbilly Jim made an appearance and did a brief confrontation angle with Matt Striker..