WHITESBORO – Graveside services for Larry Wayne Morse, 85, will be held Tuesday, January 7, 2014, at 2 p.m. at the Oakwood Cemetery in Whitesboro. All service arrangements are under the direction of Meador Funeral Home in Whitesboro. Visitation services will be held from 6 -8 p.m. Monday, January 6 at the funeral home.
Larry passed away on Saturday, January 4, 2014, in Gainesville.
He was born on October 21, 1928 to Thomas and Dora (Tabor) Morse in Tom Bean. He married Edna Fay Mayo on September 27, 1952 in Sherman. He served his country as a member of the U.S. Army during the Korean War
. He was employed at Con-Agra in Sherman for over 37 years before his retirement. He loved to play dominoes. He enjoyed football and baseball, especially the Texas Rangers. He enjoyed his pet dogs, Spot and Marcy. As his children were growing up, he always made sure they enjoyed taking a vacation each year.
He is survived by his wife, Edna Morse of Whitesboro; son, Larry Dale Morse and wife, Kathy, of Tioga; son, Mark Lewis Morse of Denton; daughter, Dora Fausset and husband, Bill, of Whitesboro; daughter, Susan Morse of Whitesboro; grandsons, Scott Morse and Jason Seyler; sister, Retha Mayo of Paducah, Texas; and sisters-in-law, Margie "Tootsie" Morse and Claudette Morse.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Dora Morse; and seven brothers: J. B. Morse, Lawrence Morse, Tommy Morse, Ted Morse, Ross Morse, Bill Morse, and Homer Morse.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the
, 10900-B Stonelake Blvd., Suite 320, Austin, TX 78759; or
, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.
To sign the online registry, please go to www.meadorfuneralhome.com.