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Edward Ottis Morphis

Searcy County, Arkansas, USA
Death 14 Mar 2012 (aged 80)
Marshall, Searcy County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Marshall, Searcy County, Arkansas, USA
Memorial ID 86865073 · View Source
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Edward Ottis Morphis, age 80, of Mountain View, Arkansas passed from this life on Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at Highland Court Rehabilitation and Resident Care Facility in Marshall, Arkansas. He was born in Searcy County, Arkansas on May 26, 1931 to Ott Edward Morphis and Lessie (Yancey) Morphis.

Edward was a veteran of the United States Air Force where he served during the Korean War. He was a dry wall finisher in the construction business for many years. In recent years he enjoyed his work in Stone County as an in-home aide for the assisted living program. Edward lived with and took care of his mother for close to fifteen years. He enjoyed golf, music and watching tennis matches on television. He was a kind and loving person who will be missed by those who knew him.

Edward is preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Vada Bond; and three brothers, John, Bill and Paul Morphis.

Survivors include his sister, Elzie Anderson and husband Richard of Greenville, South Carolina; two aunts, Jewel McClung of Leslie, Arkansas and Ollie Mathis of Marshall, Arkansas; three nephews; nine nieces; and many cousins who will also mourn his passing.

Memorial services for Edward Morphis will be 11:00 AM Saturday, March 17, 2012 at Roller-Coffman Funeral Home in Marshall, Arkansas. Burial will be in East Lawn Cemetery in Marshall.

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  • Created by: Kinfolk
  • Added: 16 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86865073
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Ottis Morphis (26 May 1931–14 Mar 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86865073, citing East Lawn Cemetery, Marshall, Searcy County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Kinfolk (contributor 46970675) .