Howard Wallace “Shorty” Morris Jr. passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at Baptist Health-Stuttgart.
Shorty was born March 6, 1963, to Howard Sr. and Anna Loretta Massingill Morris. A graduate of Stuttgart High School, he previously worked for Galloway Farms and had worked as farm manager for Thomas and Mark Bormann for the past eight years. He was a member of Grand Prairie Church. He enjoyed farming, hunting and fishing, especially red fish in Louisiana.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Jennifer Marie Gill Morris.
Survivors are brother, Robert Morris (Kathy) of Ulm; sisters, Vera Doepel (Dennis) of Ulm and Catherine Morris of Stuttgart; nephews, Matthew Morris, Craig Doepel and Cody Corley; and niece, Eden Corley.
A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, April 6, at Grand Prairie Church with visitation one hour before the service.
His family requests memorials be made to Ulm Civic Club Memorial Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 964, Stuttgart, Ark. 72160; or Ulm Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 157, Ulm, Ark. 72170.