Obituary published March 4, 2013 in The Mexico Ledger

Randall E. "Randy" Morris, 58, Centralia, Mo passed away Sunday, March 3, 2013 at the University of Missouri Hospital & Clinics. He was born October 19, 1954 in Mexico, Mo, the son of Donald Morris and Retha (Meredith) Harbison. On August 26, 2006 he was united in marriage to Mary (Wansing).
In addition to his wife Mary of six years, he will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his mother Retha Harbison and her husband Frank of Mexico, Mo; two sons Randy Morris, Jr. of Mexico, Mo; Travis Morris of Madison, Mo; two daughters Randa Morris and Heidi Benton of Kansas City, Mo; one step son Tyler Allen of Mexico, Mo; two step daughters Alisha Pennartz of Centralia, Mo and Brandy Allen of Mexico, Mo; thirteen grandchildren; two brothers Ray Morris of Mexico, Mo and Danny Morris of Centralia, Mo; several nieces and nephews; other relatives and many dear friends. In addition to his father Donald, one infant brother preceded him in death.
Randy served his country in the United States Army. He worked as a brick-skidder for National Refactories in Mexico, Mo for 29 years. He enjoyed shooting rifles and Native American Clubs.
Private family services will be at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, c/o Oliver Funeral Home, P.O. Box 125, Centralia, Mo 65240. Condolences may also be sent to the family at