Albert J. Morris, 84, of Fort Smith died Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, in Fort Smith. He was born Aug. 30, 1932, in Henryetta, Okla. He was a musician and a carpenter.

Graveside service was Feb. 16 at Oakwood Cemetery in Paris under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris.

He is survived by his wife, Violet; two sons, Troy and Dale Morris, both of Bakersfield, Calif.; a stepson, Buel Luker of Dallas; three stepdaughters, Sherry King of Fort Smith, Carolyn Valenteni of Van Buren and Debbie Griffin of Bakersfield, Calif.; three sisters, Bertha Thomas of Pocola, Joyce Schoonover of Malvern and Ivy McLeland of Henryetta, Okla.; a brother, Anthony Morris of Spiro; numerous grandchildren and two great grandchildren.