Morris R. Herring, 81, of Dyer died Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at his home. He retired as owner-operator of Morris Herring Construction Co. and Mulberry Gate. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War, member of Masonic Lodge of Alma, 32nd degree Mason and member and deacon of Dyer Baptist Church.

He survived by his wife, Mary; two daughters, Debbie Winstead of Dyer and Pam Holmes of Parsons, Kan.; a sister, DeeAnn Keith of Valrico, Fla.; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral was Aug. 4 at Dyer Baptist Church with burial at Dyer Cemetery under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Alma.

Pallbearers were Darren and Andrew Winstead, Jay Stucky, Scott Stoltz, Shannon Moudy and Bill Liggett.

Memorials may be made to Dyer Baptist Church, P.O. Box 131, Dyer, AR 72935.