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Charles H. 'Chuck' Morris

Charles H. “Chuck” Morris, 73, passed away Saturday afternoon, May 12, 2018, at the Indiana University Ball Memorial Hospital following a brief illness. He was born on Oct. 10, 1944, in Kirklin, the son of Fletcher E. and Clara E. (Baldwin) Morris.

Charles was a 1962 graduate of Clinton Central High School and graduated from Ball State University in 1967. He married Pam (Martin) Morris in 1965, and she preceded him in death in 2004. Later he married Janet (Loveless) Aul-Morris on Feb. 18, 2006, in Las Vegas, and she survives.

Mr. Morris had worked as a purchasing supervisor for General Motors for 36 years prior to his retirement in 1999. He and several others had started Muncie Mufflers Inc. and later worked for American Chevrolet Cadillac. Charles was honorably discharged from the United States Marine Corps as a corporal having served during the Vietnam era.

Besides his wife of 12 years, Janet, he is survived by three sons, Scott (Tracey) Morris of West Lafayette, Chad (Valerie) Morris of Yorktown and Norm (Jennifer) Aul of Yorktown; one daughter, Michelle Bell (Tony) Anderson; eight grandchildren, Jamison Morris, Lexy Morris, Hayleigh Morris, Madeline Aul, Sophia Aul and Tyler Aul, all of Yorktown, and Nikki (Luke) Ellison of Markleville and Brittney Bell of Chesterfield; two great-grandchildren, Gunner and Nash Ellison of Markleville; two brothers, Raymond E. (Kay) Morris of Roanoke and Wayne R. (Elizabeth) Morris of Mendon, Michigan; several nieces and nephews; and great- nieces and nephews.

Besides his first wife, Pam Morris in 2004, he was preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, William D. Bosley.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, May 17, at 10 a.m. at the Parson Mortuary with Celebrant Randy Swoveland officiating. Burial will follow at the Elm Ridge Memorial Park Cemetery with the U.S. Marine Corps providing military honors.

Friends may call at the Parson Mortuary on Wednesday, May 16, from 4-8 p.m. and again on Thursday morning, May 17, from 9 a.m. until service time.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 6415 Castleway W. Drive, Ste. 114, Indianapolis, IN 46250.

Online condolences may be made to the family in care of www.parsonmortuary.com.