Jerry O. Morris, 66, of Murphysboro, passed away at 12:50 p.m. Wednesday November 20, 2019, at his residence in Murphysboro, Illinois.
Jerry was born on March 27, 1953, in Creal Springs, Illinois, to Linzay Morris and Mary (Burnett) Morris.
He had worked as a logger and as a truck driver.
Jerry loved to fish.
He is survived by four children Tara (Nicholas) Hatley of Carterville, Bobbi (Richard) Dinga of Herrin, Chris (Deanna) Morris of Ziegler, and Jeromy Morris of Herrin;
nine grandchildren and ten great grandchildren; and his two dogs Spot and Jake.
He was preceded in death by one sister Faye Farner and one brother Raymond "Corky" Dunning.
His body will be cremated and there will be gravesite services at 2 p.m. Friday, November 29, 2019, at Fairview Cemetery, 4315 Saraville Road, Creal Springs, Illinois.
For more information, please visit www.pettettfuneralhome.com.