The Dumas & Morris Family Repository


The Dumas & Morris Family Repository


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      Sex: M


Parents
         Father: Charlie F. NOWLIN 1 2
         Mother: Goldie M. 1 3


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      Sex: M


Parents
         Father: Charlie F. NOWLIN 1 2
         Mother: Goldie M. 1 3


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Letha Irene NOWLIN

      Sex: F

Individual Information
          Birth: 7 Jan 1915 - Garfield, Benton, Arkansas, USA 1 5 6 7
    Christening: 
          Death: 26 Jan 2001 - Grants Pass, Josephine, Oregon, USA 8 9
      Cremation: in Russian River Cemetery, Ukiah, Mendocino, California, USA 9 10

Events

Notes
Hobby: Hobby. 9
She worked as a Homemaker. 9
She was Jehovah's Witness. 9
She had a residence on 15 Feb 1920 in Garland Twp., Benton Co., AR. 11
She had a residence on 28 Apr 1930 in Garland, Benton Co., AR. 12
She had a residence in 1936 in Ukiah, Mendocino, California, USA. 9
She had a residence in 1961 in Grants Pass, Josephine, Oregon, USA. 9


Parents
         Father: Charlie F. NOWLIN 1 2
         Mother: Goldie M. 1 3

Spouses and Children
1. *Chesner Robert MORRIS 13 
       Marriage: 15 Jul 1933 - Bentonville, Benton, Arkansas, USA 1 14 15 16 17
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Robert Zane MORRIS 13
                2. Living
                3. Daniel Wayne MORRIS 13
                4. Living
                5. Living

Notes
Burial Notes:
Block M-4, Lot 1
General:
1920 U. S. Census, Garland Twp., Benton Co., AR, ED 24, Sheet 8B 15 February 1920 Lines 96-100, Dwelling 188, Family 188 Nowlin, C., Head, O, F, M, W, 31, M, yes, yes, Nebraska, U.S., U.S., yes, Farmer, General Farm, W, Nowlin, Goldie, Wife, F, W, 27, M, yes, yes, Indiana, Indiana, Indiana, yes, none Nowlin, Orval T., Son, M, W, 8, S, Arkansas, Nebraska, Indiana, yes, none Nowlin, Leatha, Daughter, F, W, 5, S, Arkansas, Nebraska, Indiana, yes, none Nowlin, Opal, Daughter, F, W, 4 8/12 S, Arkansas, Nebraska, Indiana, yes, none

Leatha Irene Morris, 86, of Grants Pass, died Friday, Jan. 26, 2001, at a local adult foster care home.

No services are planned. Private inurnment will be at Russian River Cemetery in Ukiah, Calif. Chapel of the Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

She was born Leatha Irene Nowlin on Jan. 7, 1915 in Gravette, Ark. On July 15, 1933, in Gravette she married Robert Chestner Morris, who died Oct. 30, 1999. They lived in Ukiah from 1936 to 1961. In 1961, they moved to Grants Pass after living in Bozeman, Mont. She was a homemaker.

She was a member of Jehovah's Witnesses.

She raised foster children in Grants Pass and enjoyed sewing and gardening.

Survivors include two sons, Daniel Morris of Bozeman and Brian Morris of Battle Mountain, Wash.; two daughters, Iona Dashiell of Grants Pass and Nora Powell of Medford; a sister, Opal Plank of Orland, Calif..; two brothers, Alva Nowlin of Gravette and Clifford Nowlin, whereabouts unknown; three grandchildren, seven great -grandchildren and one great -great -grandchild.

A son, Robert Zane Morris, died in 1942. 11

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      Sex: F


Parents
         Father: Charlie F. NOWLIN 1 2
         Mother: Goldie M. 1 3

Spouses and Children
1. Living


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Nancy NUCKOLLS

      Sex: F

Individual Information
          Birth: 1790 - Grayson Co., VA 18
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 


Spouses and Children
1. *John BOBBITT 18 
       Marriage: 
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. James BOBBITT 19


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      Sex: F


Spouses and Children
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       Children:
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      Sex: F


Parents
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      Sex: M


Spouses and Children
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Parents
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Sources


1 Leatha (Nowlin) Morris, Family Group Charts (Location: Original in possession of Ronna Dumas).

2 1930 U. S. Census (Location: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=6224&iid=ART626_65-0905), Charles F. Nowlin.

3 1930 U. S. Census (Location: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=6224&iid=ART626_65-0905), Goldie M. Nowlin.

4 1930 U. S. Census (Location: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=6224&iid=ART626_65-0905), Letha J. Nowlin.

5 Leatha Irene Morris (np), says born in Gravette, AR.

6 1920 U. S. Census (Location: http://www.ancestry.com/search/io/browse.asp?c=3&state=Arkansas&county=Benton&township=Garland&ed=24&roll=T625_54&STAbrv=AR&startimg=374&endimg=396&rp=389&hash=1580180440&width=2333&height=1733&levels=5&colorspace=Grayscale), Age 5 born Arkansas.

7 1930 U. S. Census (Location: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=6224&iid=ART626_65-0905), Age 15 born Arkansas.

8 Death of Leatha Nowlin Morris (Location: Phone conversation).

9 Leatha Irene Morris (np).

10 Elva Dumas (Location: Original in possession of Ronna Dumas, filed under Morris), "Leatha was cremated and her ashes sent down to Ukiah."

11 1920 U. S. Census (Location: http://www.ancestry.com/search/io/browse.asp?c=3&state=Arkansas&county=Benton&township=Garland&ed=24&roll=T625_54&STAbrv=AR&startimg=374&endimg=396&rp=389&hash=1580180440&width=2333&height=1733&levels=5&colorspace=Grayscale).

12 1930 U. S. Census (Location: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=6224&iid=ART626_65-0905).

13 Robert C. Morris.

14 Robert C. Morris, States marriage took place in Gravette, Benton Co., Arkansas.

15 Morris Family Notebook (Owner: Verda (Park) Morris
Location: Original in possession of Elva (Morris) Dumas, copy in possession of Ronna Dumas), Bob was married July 15, 1933.

16 Marriage license for Chesner Morris and Leatha Nowlin (File Num: Book M Page 75
Location: Benton County Clerk, Bentonville, AR 72712).

17 Leatha Irene Morris (np), Says married in Gravette, AR.

18 Max Bobbitt, Max L. Bobbitt Family (URL: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1838865&id=I0371).

19 Verlea Bronner, Bronner Family Group Sheets (Held privately by Verlea Bronner).


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