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Thomas Owen Morris, aka "Grand Tom," 70, of Hot Springs, Ark.,went to be with the Lord Aug. 11, 2019.

He was born Nov. 12, 1948, in Paul's Valley, Okla., to the late Floyd and Lucille (Soderholm) Morris.

Tom loved the Lord with all his heart and was a member of First HSV Assembly of God. Tom loved to sing and was gifted with a beautiful singing voice from God. He enjoyed his family, gardening, photography, cooking, scrapbooking and taking care of the animals at Loco Bonita Ranch. He had a passion for talking to people about Jesus and always found a way to encourage everyone around him.

Preceding Tom in death are his loving wife, Sandra Lynn Morris; and his parents.

Tom leaves behind to cherish his memory: his daughter, Stephanie Morris, of Hot Springs, Ark.; son, James Morris and wife Kimberley, of Bismarck, Ark.; stepdaughters: Sonja McCaleb and husband John, of Hot Springs, Ark., and Shawna Mills and husband Allen, of Conroe, Texas; grandchildren: Gracelyn Hill, Aiden Belknap, Onyx Rowan, Courtney Overacker and husband Eric, Brittany Dickinson and husband Devin, Andrea Brignac and husband Will, Stephen Austin, and Aric Mills; nine great-grandchildren; brothers: Fred Morris and wife Jamie and James Morris; sister, Kathy Lowry and husband Terry; and numerous nieces and nephews. Tom will also be missed by many family members and friends.

Memorial service, officiated by Pastor Ronnie Gilmore, will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at First HSV Assembly of God, 1096 DeSoto Blvd., Hot Springs Village, Arkansas.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Loco Bonita Ranch in Hot Springs.

Services entrusted to Smith-Benton Funeral Home. Online guestbook:

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