Hubert Morris, LTC. RET. USA, 93, passed away peacefully on March 20, 2021. He will receive full military honors at a private funeral service on April 15, 2021 at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery.
Hubert was born in Byars, Oklahoma on April 2, 1927. Upon high school graduation, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served on a minesweeper in China's three rivers region. He then joined the U.S. Army and served in both the Korean and Vietnam wars. Hubert retired from the military after 27 years of service.
He was passionate about golf, enjoyed music and history, loved telling stories and jokes, completing a crossword puzzle, made crazy duck sounds that earned him the name Grandpa Duck, and had an insatiable love of family.
Hubert is survived by his wife Chari; daughter Pattie Waggoner; daughter Terri (John) Johnson; daughter Karen (Mark) Rankin; daughter Andrea (Brett) Schulle; son Jonathan Phillips; grandchildren Melanie (Matt) Nichols, Michael (Crystal) Waggoner, Kate Schulle, and Jacob Schulle; great grandchildren Naomi, Isaac, Titus, Claire, Anne, and Bennett.