MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Robert L. "Bob" Morris, III, 72, of Memphis, Tenn., died Thursday, January 9, 2014, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis.
He retired as an engineer with the Industry General Corporation (IGC) in Memphis, Tenn. He was of the Church of Christ faith.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Jean Cloys Morris; one daughter, Tina Morris Maddox of Memphis; one brother, James H. "Jim" Morris of Puryear, Tenn.; four sisters, Vicky Geurin of Murray, Betty Gallimore of Puryear, Tenn., Jean Blankenship of Puryear, Tenn. and Ann Brooks of Murray; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
His parents were Robert L. Morris, Jr. and Myrtle A. Todd Morris.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, January 14, 2014, at 1 p.m. at J.H. Churchill Funeral Home with John Dale and Kennith Morris officiating. Burial will follow in Murray City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Monday, January 13, 2014, at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy can be made to: American Cancer Society, 3140 Parisa Drive, Paducah, Ky. 42003 in his memory.