Mr. Robert Morris

March 30, 1940 ~ January 1, 2021 (age 80)


Elder Robert Morris, 80, passed away on Friday January 1, 2021. The funeral service for Elder Robert Morris will be held 1:00 pm on Saturday, January 9, 2021 at Leggett Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Leggett, North Carolina, eulogist Rev. Edward Hooker. The walk through viewing will be held on Friday from 2-6 pm at the Dickens Funeral Service Chapel.

He is survived by one son, Reggie Herring, Tarboro, North Carolina, and 6 daughters, Jackie Hitchcock, Virginia, Annette Harrell Bennett (Michael), Fayetteville, North Carolina, Jeannette Harrell Martin (Victor), Spring Hope, North Carolina, Shelby White Dolberry (Otis), Tarboro, North Carolina, Tonya Shaffer, New Jersey, Katrina Herring, Tarboro, North Carolina. SIx brothers, Fred Morris (Lenoir), Raleigh, North Carolina, James Draughn (Erma), Virginia, Dennis Morris (Susie), Princeville, North Carolina, Rufus Morris, Leggett, North Carolina, Larry Morris (Lidia), Leggett, North Carolina, Antonio Morris, Tarboro, North Carolina. Seven sisters, Willow Adkins, Garner, North Carolina, Gloria Outen, Cary, North Carolina, Maxine Higgs, Princeville, North Carolina, Mattie Hunter, Knightdale, North Carolina, Zelda Seagraves, Knightdale, North Carolina, Barbara Paige, Robersonville, North Carolina, Minnie Baines (Raymond), Princeville, North Carolina, and Barbara Page (Fredrick), Raleigh, North Carolina, as well as a host of loving grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. 

We will follow the COVID-19 guidelines and you are asked that masks be worn for both Services. This Service will be Live-Streamed, visit Joe Willie Dickens Facebook Page and request to be a friend then click on the Dickens Funeral Service Emblem and scroll down to view.

These Services were entrusted to Dickens Funeral Service, Inc. of Tarboro, North Carolina.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Mr. Robert Morris, please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Mr. Robert Morris
© 2021 Dickens Funeral Service, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy