Derrick Michael Morris, 26, of Salem, Ark., son of David Mitchell and Valerie Lynn (Daly) Morris, was born on Feb. 15, 1982, in Escondido, Calif. He departed this life on Oct. 9, 2008, at Salem, Ark.
Derrick worked as the feed mill manager of Taylor Feed Mill in Franklin, Ark.
He is survived by: life partner, Jessica Richardson of Salem,; two sons, Trent Michael Morris of Cherokee Village, Ark., and Braden Cash Morris of Salem; parents, David and Valerie Morris of Salem; two brothers, Mitchell Morris of Salem, and Jason Stork of Klamath Falls, Ore.; grandparents, Albert and Linda Pool of Salem and Patricia Morris of Escondido, Calif.; an aunt and uncle, Ralph and Connie Holland of Salem, uncle Tim Morris of California and uncle Gary Morris of Las Vegas, Nev.; and a host of other relatives and friends.
A memorial service was heldOct. 11, at the Barker Funeral Home Chapel in Salem, with Bro. John Hodges officiating. Arrangements were made under the direction of Barker Funeral Home.
Memorials preferred to the family.