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Roger Adair Morris

October 22, 1923 January 9, 2019
Roger Adair Morris
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PORTSMOUTH- RET. COL. Roger A. Morris, 95, passed away January 9, 2019. He was born on October 22, 1923 to the late Bernie O. and Edna M. Adair Morris. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Joe O. Morris. Roger retired from the U.S. Marine Corps after 28 years of service. He obtained his PhD and logged over 50,000 flight hours as both a Marine and a private aviation instructor. He is survived by his loving wife of 73 years, Martha J. Morris; daughters, Pamela J. Runnels and Marsha C. Morris; grandchildren, Brett Runnels (Stephanie) and Katie Martin; and five great grandchildren. Per Rogers wishes he will be interred at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Roger’s honor to the Alzheimer’s Association or the charity of your choice.

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Arlington National Cemetery Final Resting Place

1 Memorial Drive
Ft. Myer, VA 22211

1 Memorial Drive Ft. Myer 22211 VA
United States

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