Maurice R. Hartliep, 73, of Chicota, Texas passed away Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011. Graveside services are scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 20, at 10 a.m. at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee. He was born on March 15, 1938 in Spirit Lake, a son of Marion Neil and Freida Hartliep. He was a service station owner and served in the U.S. Army. Survivors include his brothers Phillip Hartliep of Roxton and Glen Hartliep of Hot Springs, Arkansas.