Mellnee Morris, a resident of Wayne, Okla., was born on September 20, 1928 just outside Byars, Okla., to Dorothy (Howard) and Edward Hannah. She passed away in Norman, Okla., on February 6, 2017 at the age of 88 years, 4 months and 16 days.
Mellnee married Gus D. Morris on August 13, 1955 in Pauls Valley, Okla. They spent most of their lives together in the Pauls Valley area spending time in Mallorca, Spain and Darwin, Australia as well.
She was preceded in death by her husband Gus on November 17, 2015; son Rickey Kennedy; grandson Shayne Fryar; 3 sisters - Vandale, Tommy, and Beverly; and a brother, Ronnie.
She is survived by a son, Mickey Morris and wife Tammy of Pauls Valley, Okla.; 2 daughters - Susie Mize of Norman, Okla., and Darla McSweeney and husband Rodney of DeRidder, La.; 2 brothers - Don Hannah and wife Kathyrene of Noble, Okla., and Dean Hannah and wife Geraldine of Hot Springs, Ar.; sister Lenois Lee of California; 5 grandchildren - Clay Mize and wife Brittney, Brandy Solice, Shawna Treme and husband Andy, Mandy Keel, and Kelsey Morris; and 8 great-grandchildren.
Services will be held on Friday February 10, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the DeAman Pickard Funeral Chapel in Stratford, Okla. Burial will follow at Paoli Cemetery in Paoli, Okla.
Services are under the direction of DeArman Pickard Funeral Home of Stratford, Okla. Please send online condolences to www.dearmanfuneralhome.com.
Published on February 8, 2017