Richard A. “Rick” Morris, 62, of Shippensburg, died Thursday, December 23, 2021 in Chambersburg hospital with his loving family by his side.

He was born Thursday, June 25, 1959 in Bedford, Pennsylvania. Rick was the son of the late Roy and Edna Morris.

He was a member of the Messiah United Methodist Church in Shippensburg. Rick worked at Letterkenny Army Depot. He graduated in 1977 from Everett Area High School. Rick coached the Shippensburg Midget Football and Youth Basketball Leagues.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a sister, Robyn Framilla.

He is survived by his wife, Carol L. Shippy Morris; three sons: Jerami P. Morris of Shippensburg, Jason A. Morris of Chambersburg and Josh A. Morris and his fiancee, Nicole Barnes, of Chambersburg; six grandchildren: Keaton, Makenna, Shealyn, Alona, ​​Brady and Mykah Morris, parents, Lester and Judy Morris of Leland, NC, and Lila Burchette of Wilmington, NC; two brothers: Monte Morris of Harrisburg and Brian Morris of Leland, North Carolina; two sisters: Sheila Morris and Michelle Harrell, both of Leland, NC

The funeral will be on Wednesday, December 29 at 11 a.m. at the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home & Crematorium, Shippensburg. The officer will be the Reverend Dr. Francis H. Norton. Interment will take place in Norland Cemetery. A visitation will be held Tuesday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions can be made to Messiah United Methodist Church, 30 S. Penn St., Shippensburg, PA 17257 or to the Leukemia Society, 800 Corporate Circle, Harrisburg, PA 17110.

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