James Morris, age 83 of Lockney, passed away Thursday, December 19, 2019.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, December 23, 2019 at First United Methodist Church in Lockney. Ricky Carstensen and Kyle Brock officiated. Interment followed at the Lockney Cemetery.
Visitation was held from 3-5 p.m., Sunday, December 22, 2019 at Moore-Rose Funeral Home in Lockney.
Arrangements were under the personal care of Moore-Rose Funeral Home of Lockney.
James was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Lockney and the Lockney American Legion.
He also served on the Board of Directors for Lockney Co-op from 1992 to 2007 and as President of the Lockney Co-op and even received the Lockney Co-op Fourteen Millionth Dividend Dollar in 2007. He also served on the Board of Directors to the Farmers Co-op Compress.
James is preceded in death by his parents, A.D. and Mary Ellen Morris; and his grandparents, Claude and Allie Doss, and A.J. and Minnie Morris.
James is survived by his wife of 60 years (as of December 15, 2019), Nelda Gene (Cunningham) Morris; two sisters, Edna Evans and husband, Billy and Virginia McMahan; brother-in-law, Udell Cunningham; sister-in-law, Carolyn Cunningham, and numerous nieces and nephews.