Annie Ruth Morris

Friday, June 26, 2015

TRUMANN - Mrs. Annie Ruth Morris of Trumann died Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro at the age of 83. Mrs. Morris was born in Princeton, Ala., and had lived most of her lifetime in the Trumann. She was a housewife and of the Baptist faith. Mrs. Morris was preceded in death by her husband Junior "J.B." Morris; one son Jeffery Morris; one great-grandson Cody Austin Banks; and her parents, Oscar William and Rendy Eakes Jones. .

Survivors include two daughters, Judy (Steve) Roberson of Indianapolis, Ind. and Margaret (David) Blasingame of Trumann, Ark; two sons, Larry Morris of Trumann, Ark., and Jerry (Shirley) Morris of Greenfield, Ind.; one brother, Jimmy Jones of Bay, Ark.; nine grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were June 19 in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann with Rev. Leon Minick and Rev. Jim Morgan officiating. Burial followed in Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Steve Roberson, Jack Layton, Glenn Banks, Ricky Jones, Shorty Jones and David Blasingame.

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