Amariyan Morris

Amariyan Morris

WATERLOO – Amariyan “Najae” “Fatty” Morris, 6, of Waterloo, died Monday, Jan. 1, at UnityPoint Health-Allen Hospital.

He was born March 21, 2011, in Des Moines, son of Armon Diggs and Angela Morris and Dominique Smith. He was a first-grader at Lou Henry Elementary School. He loved listening to music, being with his family and riding the bus. He was learning sign language.

Survivors: his mothers, Dominique Smith and Angela Morris; father, Armon Diggs; two sisters, Jala’Neke Smith and Amaris McGraw; four brothers, Javae Smith, Ajaevion McGraw, Kenn’ye McGraw and Keion McGraw; grandparents, James Smith, Debra Matlock and Bragina Diggs; and aunts, Latasha Matlock, Jasmine Dixon, Shanquita Ames and Jadell Boyd.

Services: 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 8, at Corinthian Missionary Baptist Church. Visitation is 9 to 11 a.m. Monday at the church. Locke Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Memorials: Sing Me to Heaven Foundation or Lou Henry Elementary Extended Care.

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