Robert N. Morrison Jr.

Robert N. Morrison Jr. 69, of Tallula passed away on Monday, September 3, 2018 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He was born on March 1, 1949 in Springfield to Robert N. Morrison, Sr. and Ava (Wilson) Morrison.
He is survived by his siblings: Randy Morrison and Sheila Williams, Nephew: Clifton Williams and 4 great nephews: Dustin, Devon, Gavin and Jordan. Robert was preceded in death by his parents and his brother in law Paul “Rodney” Williams.
He was a graduate of Harris High School in Petersburg, served in the United States Navy from 1967-1972 and retired from Capitol Wood Works after 42 years of service. He was a country music enthusiast, loved fishing and hunting and supporting the St. Louis Cardinals.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 10 Am at Hurley Funeral Home in Petersburg, with Pastor Diane Ludington officiating, burial to follow at Salisbury Cemetery in Salisbury. Visitation will be held on Thursday, September 6, 2018 from 5pm – 7pm at the funeral home. In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Hurley Funeral Home in Petersburg is in charge of the arrangements.
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