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David Morris

d. April 9, 2014

David Wayne Morris, 74, passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2014 in his home with his wife Doris Morris by his side in Fort Stockton. He was born March 5, 1940 to William and Ada Morris in Chickasha, Oklahoma. Wayne was self employed, owning Morris Trailers. He was a genuine artist in building custom trailers, with a vast clientele that appreciated his attention to detail. He also had a passion for restoring vintage tractors. He had a vision to bring the tractors back to their former glory and the capability to complete that vision. Wayne was a craftsman knife creator. His work included a variety of knives, each one expertly made. He was truly a JackofallTrades and master of many and enjoyed setting his sights on things to be done. Generous with his time. Wayne had a great love for the outdoors. He was an avid fisherman, and enjoyed fishing with his family. They will always fondly remember their time spent together. He was very proud of all his children and grandchildren and they will forever treasure the memories of their Papa.
Doris the love of his life for the past 35 years will forever embrace the time, love, and adventures they shared. One of their favorite pastimes was meeting at the coffee shop and visiting friends and telling stories. Wayne will be dearly missed by many. Those who are fortunate enough to have known Wayne and have some of his creations will treasure them always, for they were made by a craftsman and will stand the test of time.
Wayne is survived by his wife, Doris Jean Morris 2 sons, Gary Dean Morris of Elizabeth City, N.C., Timothy Wayne Morris and wife Ruth of Galt, CA twostep sons, David Matt Allen and wife Lisa of Lawrenceville, GA, Eric Wade Allen of Odessa daughter, Monthreasa Gayle Dietz and husband Mike of Leslie AR brothers William Elmer Dean Morris, John Herbert Morris eleven grandchildren and twenty great grandchildren.
Wayne was preceded in death by his father, William Jennings Bryan Morris, mother Ada Morris Brothers, Richard Miles Morris, James Kenneth Morris and sister Norma Morris Fansler.
A special thanks to Pecos County Memorial Hospital Home Health and Hospice.
A Visitation will be at Heritage Funeral Home from 3:00500 p.m. on Sunday, April 13, 2014. A grave side service will be at East Hill Cemetery Monday, April 14, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with Scott Owens officiating. Remembrances and condolences may be shared with the family at:


Heritage Funeral Home
301 N. Main
Fort Stockton, TX  79735
Sunday, April 13, 2014



East Hill Cemetery
Fort Stockton, TX  79735
Monday, April 14, 2014
11 am
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