John L. Morris Sr.

John L. Morris Sr., 78, of Huntington, IN, died Sunday, April 7, 2019, at 9:40 a.m. at his residence.

Mr. Morris was a 1959 graduate of Union High School. He worked for Fruehauf as a welder for 20 years before his retirement. He was a member of Bass Masters for several years.

He was born March 12, 1941, in Huntington to Florin A. and Opal M. Davis Morris. He married Carolyn S. Bollan on Aug. 1, 1965, in Indianapolis, and she preceded him in death on Jan. 13, 2018.

Survivors include a daughter, Jennifer (Richard) Tilden, of Warren; a son, John L. Morris Jr., of Huntington; six grandchildren, Kassandra Humphrey, Rachel Zahm, Janessa Podojak, Katrina Garlick, Alexis Morris and Timothy Morris; and three great-grandchildren.

There will be no public services. A private family graveside service will be at the Union Cemetery.

Memorials are to Cancer Services for Huntington County, in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford St., Huntington, IN 46750.

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