"Dignity without compromise"


Rufus Richard Morris, 88, of Beggs, passed away Wednesday, September 25, 2002 at Okmulgee Memorial Hospital. He was born September 18, 1914 in Okemah to Sam and Ann (Connell) Morris. He was retired from the Okmulgee County. He enjoyed fishing. Survivors include his wife of 22 years, Suzanne (Perrier) Morris, of the home, a son, Bill R. Morris of Mannford, a sister, Anna Lee of Ada, Oklahoma, and three step-sons, Dennis Crabtree, Mike Srabtree, and Mark Crabtree, all of Sapulpa. He was preceded in death by his parents, and a step-son, Steve Crabtree.

Graveside services will be held 2:00 Monday, September 30, 2002 at the Beggs Cemetery with Reverend Robert Yandell officiating. Friends may visit the funeral home from 1-5 P.M. Sunday and 9-12 on Monday. Arrangements are under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of Beggs.