He was born in Hammond, IN on Oct. 1, 1946 the son of Hiram Lane Morris and Betty Lou Frakes.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
He was a self- employed salesman, and formerly worked at Walmart.
Survivors include two daughters; Robin Bowman (Ricky) of Linton, Amy Morris of Indianapolis; significant other, Terry Guntle of Terre Haute; and two brothers, Douglas Morris (Candy) of Philadelphia, PA, Anthony Morris (Holly) Schereville, IN; four grandchildren; Jaden and Selena Bowman, and Stephanie and Spencer Steele; also the mother of his children, Betty Lifford Mayes of Linton.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8, at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger. Interment will follow in the Pogue Cemetery near Fairbanks.
Friends may call from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Wednesday prior to services. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger.