He was born September 3, 1943, in Champagne, Illinois, to the late William & Betty Martin Nelson. He was a member of the Somerset First Church of the Nazarene and retired from the Somerset Refinery.
His Wife – Joyce Hill Morfey of Somerset
Two Daughters – Jill & Joellyn Morfey both of California
Two Sons – Dellmas Richards, Sr. of Monticello & Douglas Richards of Lexington
One Brother – Harold Eugene (Arp) Morfey of Mansfield, IL
Three Sisters – Connie Robinson & Carolyn Jones both of Decatur, IL & Shannon Cope of Monticello, IL
14 Grandchildren & Ten Great-Grandchildren
Funeral Service – Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 11:00 A.M. EDT at Somerset First Church of the Nazarene, 120 Crawford Ave., Somerset, KY, with Rev. Danny Brummett officiating
Burial in Haven Hill Cemetery in Columbia
Visitation on Wednesday from 5:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M. EDT at the church and will continue at 9:00 A.M. EDT on Thursday until the time of the service
In lieu of flowers, the family requests expressions of sympathy be in the form of donation of Gideon Bibles. These may be left at the church or funeral home.
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements