Geneva Belle Morrison

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 of Heavener, OGeneva Belle Morrisonklahoma was born October 4, 1930 in the Haw Creek Community in Heavener, Oklahoma to James Edward and Mary Ellen (Jackson) Brown and passed away surrounded by her family on March 12, 2022 in Poteau, Oklahoma at the age of 91.

She is survived by:

Her husband of 73 years:
Marvin Morrison of the home

One daughter:
Brenda Higgins and husband Haskell of Howe, Oklahoma

Three sons:
Coy Morrison and wife Florine of Heavener, Oklahoma
Marty Morrison and wife Deana of Heavener, Oklahoma
Harvey Morrison of Heavener, Oklahoma

Three sisters:
Dorothy Steelman of Heavener, Oklahoma
Corene Moody and husband Bobby of Heavener, Oklahoma
Betty Burns of Heavener, Oklahoma

14 grandchildren:
Nick Higgins and wife Jennifer of Howe, Oklahoma
A.J. Higgins and wife Cheyanne of Howe, Oklahoma
Levi Morrison of Heavener, Oklahoma
Megan Close and husband Frank of Grove, Oklahoma
Dustin Smittle and wife Whitney of Poteau, Oklahoma
Blake Smittle of Poteau, Oklahoma
Johnny Morrison of Heavener, Oklahoma
Kari McGee and husband Bucky of Heavener, Oklahoma
Joshua Morrison and wife Amanda of Heavener, Oklahoma
Jess Morrison and wife Kristen of Heavener, Oklahoma
Chrystal Thompson and husband Benji of Heavener, Oklahoma
C.J. Morrison of Heavener, Oklahoma
Chloe Morrison of Heavener, Oklahoma
Cory Morrison of Heavener, Oklahoma

Several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren

Numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and a host of friends

She was preceded in death by her parents; four sisters Mozell Johnson, Morene May, Laverne Doyle, and Bonnie Gillham; and one brother J.T. Brown.

Geneva was a life-long resident of area, a homemaker, and a member of the Big Creek Baptist Church. She loved gardening and growing flowers. Geneva enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She was a loving mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt, cousin, and friend. Geneva will be missed by all that knew and loved her.

Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, March 17, 2022 at Big Creek Baptist Church in Heavener, Oklahoma with Reverend Mike Steelman officiating. Burial will follow in Page Cemetery under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home of Heavener, Oklahoma.

Pallbearers will be: Her Grandsons

Viewing will be from 9:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m., Tuesday; 9:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday; and 9:00 a.m. until Noon, Thursday. The family will visit with friends from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m., Wednesday at the funeral home.

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