William S. Morris (November 8, 1919 – March 4, 1975) was an American politician.
Born in Higginsville, Missouri, Morris went on to serve in the U.S. Army during World War II. He served as the 39th Lieutenant Governor and served from 1969 to 1973.
Morris was a Methodist and a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the Freemasons, and the Shriners.
|Lieutenant Governor of Missouri
|Name||Morris, William S.|
|Short description||American politician|
|Date of birth||November 8, 1919|
|Place of birth|
|Date of death||March 4, 1975|
|Place of death|
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