Earl Richard Morford, Jr. 56, of Sumner, died at 8:20 PM, Monday, January 7, 2019 at Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital-Plano.

Funeral services are set for 10 a.m., Saturday, January 12, 2019 in the chapel of Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Hutchison officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Chapel Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until service time on Saturday.

Earl was born September 18, 1962 in Metairie, Louisiana to Earl Richard and Sharon Ann Williamson Morford, Sr. He was a truck driver and avid motorcyclist owning his own Victory motorcycle.

He is survived by his mother and step-father, Sharon and Bill Thompson of Direct and his sister, Cynthia Kroger of Bonham. He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents.