Robert Blaine Morris, Sr., 73, of Marmaduke, Ark., died Oct. 28, 2011, at his home. Born Aug. 25, 1938 in Paris, Ky., he was the son of the late Bill and Naomi Hager and had been a longtime area resident. Mr. Morris was an Army veteran and a devoted family man and loved his faithful dog Scooter.
He is survived by three sons, Randy Morris, Randy Morris, Jr. and Shane Michael Bogard and wife Becky, all of Marmaduke, Ark.; one daughter, Jenny Huffstutler of Coarsegold, Calif.; two sisters, Martha Jane Jackson and Juanita Tipton both of Paris, Ky.; one brother, Gayle Lawrence of Paris, Ky.; a brother-in-law, Ronald Manley and wife Karen of Clovis, Calif.; two sisters-in-law, Edith Davis of Lafe, Ark., and Nancy Sisco of Paragould, Ark. Mr. Morris also leaves 13 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and a host of other family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Morris, and two brothers-in-law, Rick Davis and Donald Manley.
The family has requested a private service and disposition under the direction of Faith Funeral Service of Manila, Ark.