John Robert Morris (8/20/1960 - 11/1/2018)

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Memorial services for John Robert Morris, 58 of Chapel Hill, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 6, 2018 in the chapel of Jackson's Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home with Rev. Max Burch officiating.

John passed away on Thursday, November 1, 2018 in Tyler. He was born August 20, 1960 in Tyler to Robert Morris Jr. and Doris Jean Moses Morris. He grew up in Tyler and was a truck driver and mechanic. He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Morris, Jr.; brother, James Morris and sister, Janice Yacovelli.

Survivors include his mother, Doris Morris of Tyler; daughter and son-in-law, Tifani and Mark LoCoco of Baton Rouge, LA; brother, Jason Dwayne Morris of Chapel Hill; sister, Diane Kirkland and husband, Chris of Winona; two grandchildren, Logan Morris and Patrick LoCoco; nephews, Sean Anderson, Cory Anderson and Chris Yacovelli. He also is survived by his significant other, Diane Weatherford and by several other relatives, nieces, nephews and friends.

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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on Nov. 5, 2018
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