Robert A. Morris

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Robert Alan Morris, age 26, beloved husband of Misty Cobb Morris and father of Emily Grace Morris, died on Monday, Nov. 1, 2010.

He was a son of James and Wanda Curry Morris Jr.

Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Morris proudly served in the U.S. Navy, where he remained devoted, serving in the U.S. Navy Reserves. He was a field electrician with Servidyne Inc. in Atlanta, Ga. He loved to play music.

Surviving in addition to his wife and daughter are his father, James Morris Jr. and Dorothy McKnight; his mother, Wanda Curry Morris; two brothers, Clarence Adam Morris of Sumter and James Andrew Morris of Winston-Salem, N.C.; one brother-in-law, Michael (Alison) Cobb of Greer; maternal grandfather, Robert Curry of Manning; maternal grandmother, Jessie Curry of Sumter; father-in-law, Don Cobb of Sumter; and grandmother-in-law, Lila Cobb.

He was preceded in death by paternal grandparents, James Sr. and Pearl Morris.

Funeral services were held on Friday, Nov. 5, 2010, in the Bullock Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mark Bordeaux and Chaplain Smith officiating.

Burial followed at Evergreen Memorial Park.

Memorials may be made to the USO, P.O. Box 96322, Washington, DC 96322 or online at

Bullock Funeral Home of Sumter  was in charge of the arrangements.