Feb. 29, 1944 — April 11, 2011
Jimmie LaRue Morris, 67, of Duncan, Okla., died on Monday, April 11, 2011, at his home in Duncan.
Funeral services will be 1:30 PM, Wednesday, April 13th in the Don Grantham Funeral Home Chapel with Ron Stough officiating. Burial will follow at the Duncan Cemetery, under the direction of the Don Grantham Funeral Home.
He was born Tuesday, February 29, 1944 in Duncan, the son of Edward L. and Ima Lee (Stotts) Morris. Jimmie married Nancy P. Liller on February 20, 1970 in Duncan and she preceded him in death on April 29, 1985.
Jimmie was a veteran of the Vietnam Conflict serving in the United States Air Force. He was employed as a computer programmer for Halliburton Services, retiring after 27 years of service.
He was compassionate about computers, exercise and his family. Jimmie was an avid reader, especially his Bible and was a member of Eastside Church of Christ .
Survivors include his parents, Edward and Ima Lee Morris of Duncan, two sons, Brian Morris and Justin Morris and his wife Stacy all Duncan, a brother, Lelan Morris and his wife Lois of Lindsay, Okla., a sister, Linda Davenport and her husband Ronny of Houston, Texas, two grandchildren: Karissa Cooper and Kaleb Morris and a very special companion, Patsy A. Morris.
Pallbearers: Johnny Medford, Ronny Gilbert, Ronny Sparks, Randell Pennypacker, Dale Robertson and Charlie Hays.
Honorary bearers: Ronny Davenport, Monty Morris, Gary Goodner and Jack Medford.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to: Chisholm Trail Hospice; PO Box 2000; Duncan, Okla. 73534
Online condolences may be made to the family at: www.granthamfuneralhomes.com.
Feb. 29, 1944 — April 11, 2011
Granville Odell Ward
Former longtime Duncan resident, Granville Odell Ward, 97, of Tahlequah, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014 at First Baptist Church, Duncan, with the Rev. Charles Roy McConnell officiating, assisted by the Rev. Buddy Hunt of First Baptist Church, Tahlequah. Interment will follow at Duncan Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Don Grantham Funeral Home, Duncan.
Melvis (Darla) Bernice Spoonemore
Melvis (Darla) Bernice Spoonemore, 91, of Duncan, passed away on July 21, 2014.
Services will be Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 10 a.m. at the Velma Church of Christ with Minister Michael Ward officiating. Interment will follow at the New Velma Cemetery under the direction of Don Grantham Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the Don Grantham Funeral Home in Duncan from 6 to 8 p.m.
William Jerry Moore
William Jerry Moore, "Big Jer", 81, of Duncan, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014 peacefully at his home.
Services will be 3 p.m. Friday, July 25, 2014 at the Don Grantham Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Randy Southerland officiating.
Michael Robert Mortson
Funeral services for Michael Robert Mortson, 69, of Duncan will be at the Chapel at Don Grantham Funeral Home on Friday, July 25 at 12 p.m. with Reverend Andrew Haire Sr. officiating and under the direction of Don Grantham Funeral Home.
Billey Randell Blankenship
Billey Randell Blankenship, 63, lifelong resident of Duncan, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014, at his home.
Bette Jean Norton
Former Alma resident, Bette Jean (Rue) Norton, 84, passed away suddenly at her home Thursday, July 17, 2014 in Hurst, Texas.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Don Grantham Funeral Home Chapel, Duncan. Interment will follow where Bette will be laid to rest beside her husband in a family cemetery in Alma.
Jack Edgar Wallace
Jack Edgar Wallace, born May 6, 1929, in Duncan, passed away July 16, 2014, in Concord, Calif. Jack graduated from Duncan High School in 1947.
Christine Ann Mosher
Christine Ann Mosher, 65, of Duncan, passed away Wednesday July 16, 2014 in Duncan.
Mary Margaret Michaels
Mary Margaret Michaels, 83, of Duncan passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at her home in Duncan.
Virgie Virginia McCammon
Virgie Virginia McCammon, a longtime resident of Comanche, passed away Friday afternoon, July 18, 2014 at Duncan Regional Hospital. She was 84 years old.
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