Morris C. Green, 98, of Benton passed away March 31, 2013. He was born Feb. 14, 1915, in Cleburne, Texas, to the late Elbert and Lou Morris Green.
Morris was preceded in death by his wife, Edna Ruth Green; a son, Bill Green; and a daughter, Fran Leavelles.
He is survived by his son, Bob Green and wife Norma of Horseshoe Bend, Texas; and grandchildren, Yole Fisher of Benton, Leanne Edmonson of Bauxite, Tracy Bentley of Bauxite, Cindy Kindy of Benton, Teresa Harrison of Austin, Texas, Jill Lewis of Austin, Texas, Terri Royston of Ruidoso Downs, N.M., Amber Hicks of Ruidoso, N.M., and Billy Green of Tatum, N.M.; 19 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held at noon Thursday, April 4, at Forest Hills Cemetery with Jeff Medders officiating. Arrangements are by Ashby Funeral Home.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today, April 3, at the funeral home.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com