Published November 30, 2012 10:15am by
Johnnie Morris, 68, of Odessa, died Tuesday, November 27, 2012, at the Hospice House. Memorial services were held at 10:30 am, Friday, November 30, 2012 at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Chapel in Midland.
Johnnie was born on May 4, 1944, in Vernon, to Albert and Georgia Annette (Kaatz) Morris. He married Patricia Ann Stepp on June 12, 1998 in Odessa. He worked in the oil fields all his life, where he dedicated his life. Johnnie loved playing poker, dancing, and Barney, his cat. He was a faithful father and companion.
Survivors include wife Patty Morris; son Chris Morris; and daughter Paula Toliver; five sisters, Mary Pace of Garland, Carolyn Sue Herbert of Odessa, Helen Beck and husband James of Andrews, June Mankin of Frisco, and Barbara Hoffman and husband Bob of Waco; two brothers, Alton Morris of Midland and Alvin Morris of Happy; and five grandchildren.
Johnnie was preceded in death by his parents, and three sisters.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Midland. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com