Tyler Lynn Morris was born July 22, 1991 to Michelle Morris and Ricky Knight. Tyler graduated from Silo High School in 2009. Tyler loved cooking, playing golf, fishing, mudding, and spending time with his son, Samuel. Tyler went to spend eternity with the Lord on September 6, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. Tyler worked for Godfrey Cattle Company, the family ranch and he enjoyed working outdoors.
Tyler is preceded in death by his grandfather Virgil Holland of Mead and his dog "Garry".
Tyler is survived by his son, Samuel Avery Lynn Morris; parents, Michelle and Roy Godfrey of Madill, OK, and Ricky Knight of Durant, OK; grandparents Glenda Holland of Mead, OK, Aubrey Simmons of Madill, OK; siblings Kalea and Jared Long of Stillwater, OK, Sara Godfrey and Brandon Grissam of Midwest City, OK, Zackary Godfrey of Madill, OK, Derrik Knight of Durant, OK; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and a multitude of friends. Tyler had a huge heart and loved all those he surrounded himself with deeply.
Tyler wrote in a friend's yearbook and quoted "You only have one life, make it count" and he did! A celebration of Tyler's life will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, September 14, 2013 at Brown's Funeral Service Chapel in Durant.
Interment will follow in Mead Cemetery with Derrick James, Shawn Halley, Trey Blanton, Nathan "Nate" Waddell, Nathan Treadaway, Aaron Treadaway, Colby Clure, and Chase Broyles serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers are Jared Long and Brandon Grissam.
Family Hour will be Friday, September 13, 2013 from 6-8 PM at the Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.brownsfuneralservice.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Brown's Funeral Service, Durant.