The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

November 18, 2012

Roy Edwin Morrow

Published 11-18-12


Enid News and Eagle

ENID — Roy was born March 23, 1940, in Enid, Okla., the son of Oren and Edith Dowler Morrow, and passed from this life Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, in Sallisaw at the age of 72.

A 1958 graduate of Enid High School, he served in the U.S. Air Force as an air traffic controller and was stationed in Alaska and Maine.

He married Gayola Bailey April 20, 1962.

Mr. Morrow was a retired power plant operator for Tulsa District Corps of Engineers. He worked at several lock and dams, including Robert S. Kerr, Broken Bow and Mannford.

Surviving are daughter and son-in-law, Chris (Morrow) White and Robert of Vian, Okla.; sons and daughters-in-law, Doug and Tracy Morrow of Vian and Keith and Angela Morrow of Garland, Texas; six grandchildren, Austin, Bailey, Haven, Keirston, Matthew and Kennadi; sister, Linda Maner of Enid, Okla.; brother, Charles Morrow of Moore, Okla.; nieces and nephews, Trent, Carrie, Patty, Tim and Becky; several great-nieces and great-nephews; and other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Graveside service will be 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, at U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith, Ark., under the direction of Agent & Mallory-Martin Funeral Home, Sallisaw. Viewing 1-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, where the family will greet friends from 6-8 p.m.

Condolences online to http://www.agentfuneralhome .com.

(Submitted by family)