Michael L. Gulledge Morlan 59 of Poplar Bluff , formerly of Little Rock, Ark went to be with his heavenly Father Sunday April 29, 2018. He lost his battle with pancreatic cancer with his family surrounding him. His brother was his caregiver.

Michael was born Oct 11, 1958 to Sonny and Pearl Gulledge in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

Before moving back to Poplar Bluff He had resided in Little Rock, Ark for over 35 years. Michael worked at Saint Vincent’s Hospital as a critical Care Tech for many years. At one time in addition to working at Saint Vincent’s he also worked at the “Heart Hospital” in Little Rock. He was well liked- by his co-workers and the Doctors. The Doctors would say ” I want Michael to take care of my patients”. One of the highlights at working at Saint Vincent’s Hospital  was to meet President Bill Clinton and Hillary. Hillary’s father Hugh E. Rodham was a patient of Michael’s. Michael said Hillary and the family was very nice. Michael attended Poplar Bluff Schools, attended Baptist Church in Little rock, was of the Baptist faith.

Michael was on a bowling league with his fellow co-workers. He enjoyed spending time with his family and his dog Cidney, helping people, and music. He loved visiting Arizona and had a passion for decorating with South-West Decor. He loved the outdoors.

Surviving is his husband Guy Lester Morlan. They had been together for 23 years and married for 5.  Also surviving his mother Pearl Gulledge, one sister Pam Berry, one brother Joseph B. Gulledge, his little dog Cidney, all of Poplar Bluff. His father Sonny Gulledge preceded him in death on March 9, 2001.

Vistation will be Thursday May 3, 2018 at 12 P.M. at Fowler- Sullivan Funeral Home. Funeral service will follow at 2 P.M. in the funeral home chapel. Internment will be at Ash Hill Cemetery at Fisk, MO.