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 Arthur LeVern “Deacon” Morris, Sr

Arthur LeVern “Deacon” Morris, Sr

Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 21 Jun 1997 (aged 79)
Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot 12 W 138 6
Memorial ID 34519 · View Source
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Arthur Vern "Deacon" Morris

Arthur Vern Morris, born May 30, 1918 passed away Saturday, June 21, 1997 peacefully from cardiac arrest.

Born to Orson and Olga M. Smith Morris.

He served in the US Army during World War II. Retired in 1976 from the Salt Lake County Fire Dept. after 27 years. He spent his last days going to Wendover, working in his yard and creating projects to keep himself busy.

He will be greatly missed by his devoted wife, Belle C. Morris and the children who loved him.

Survived by wife, Belva C. Nichol Morris; children, Paula (Jeff) Sorensen; Tracy (Jane) Nichol; Cynthia (Morris) Smith; Melena (Danny) Krizman; Greg (Felicia) Nichol; Heidi (Ed) Webber; Ruby Elliott; Ron (Becky) Morris; Laurie (Ken) Carlson; Leone (Carl) Foy; 31 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; brother, Roy J. (Maury) Morris; sister, Clara Witzel.

Preceded in death by first wife, June Livesey Morris; daughter, Barbara Allen Liston; son, Vern Morris, Jr.; granddaughter, Ashlee Morris.

Funeral services, Tuesday, June 24, 1997, 11 a.m., Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 So. State, where friends may call 9:30 - 10:50 am. Interment, Murray City Cemetery.

Deseret News Sunday, June 22, 1997 Obituary

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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34519
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Arthur LeVern “Deacon” Morris, Sr (30 May 1918–21 Jun 1997), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34519, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .