Peterson Funeral Chapel

Morris Edwin Noll, age 68, of Leann, passed away Monday, December 19th peacefully at his home. 

He was born on March 6, 1954 in Stella, Missouri, the son of Murron Maurice and Lillian Marie Noll. On September 1, 1972, he was united in marriage to Brenda Lawrence, who survives. Also surviving are one son, Jason Noll and his wife, Cissy of Leann, one daughter, Joy Lee and her husband, John Paul Lee of Verona. Three sisters, Terry (Noll) Linebarger and her husband, Stan of Eagle Rock, Sherri Noll and Jennifer Noll of Springfield, seven grandchildren, Cortney (Noll) Keckler and her husband, Zack of Monett, Chase Noll and Chance Noll of Leann, John Dakota Lee, Jay Lee, Jacey Lee and Jaxton Lee of Verona. One great-grandson, Bodhi Keckler and a future granddaughter due in February as well as several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Murron Noll and Lillian (Terry) Smith, and sister, Julie Beeson.

Morris attended Purdy Schools and worked at Juvenile Shoe Factory in Aurora, Corken Pump Co in Oklahoma City and Schreiber Foods in Monett.

Morris loved camping, floating, hunting and fishing. He hunted from the time he was able to carry a gun until this last year, making several trips to Colorado with his son. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends and loved making memories with them at the creek as often as he could. He was a great teaser and jokester and loved making people laugh. His grandchildren were his pride and joy and treasured having them around. He and Brenda were able to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends in September.

A private graveside service will be held Wednesday, December 21, 2022, with Pastor Ronnie Fieker conducting the service. A Celebration of Life will be held January 14, 2023 at 10:30 AM at the Aurora Fundamental Methodist Church in Aurora.