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05/16/08 - NNHS Newsletter -
Richard Morris

Richard R. Morris
(d. 14 May 2008)

Newport News High School Class of 1947

Dear Friends and Schoolmates,   
Yet again we bring you sad news. 
  Richard Morris, Class of 1947, passed away in Newport News on Wednesday, May 14, 2008 at the age of 77.

From the Daily Press - 05/16/08:

                   Richard R. Morris


NEWPORT NEWS - Richard R. Morris, 77, passed away on Wednesday, May 14, 2008.

A lifelong Newport News resident, he was a 1947 Newport News High School graduate. He retired from Munck Systems after 25 years of service.

Mr. Morris was preceded in death by his parents, Roosevelt and Ruth Morris.

Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Euphemia 'Faye' Morris; a special nephew, James Thorpe, wife, Debbie, and their family and special friends, Mr. and Mrs. James Carter and family.




The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 16, at Peninsula Funeral Home. A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 17, in Peninsula Memorial Park, officiated by Mr. Larry Jones.

Peninsula Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

View and post condolences on our online guestbook at .

Published in the Daily Press on 5/16/2008.
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Mrs. Morris,

We were so sorry to hear about the death of Mr. Morris. We have lost contact over the years due to busy schedules; but want you to know all you have to do is call if you need anything.
Joe and Maebelle Austin (Newport News, VA) - May 16, 2008
We are praying for you, Faye. Could not get to the visitation because of sickness. Our deepest sympathy.
Joann and Bob George
Praymates Class
Robert and Joann George (Yorktown, VA) - May 16, 2008





   Our deepest sympathies are extended to the Morris family and their friends.

   Y'all take good care of each other!  TYPHOONS FOREVER!  We'll Always Have Buckroe!

                          Love to all, Carol





Carol Buckley Harty
219 Four Ply Lane
Fayetteville, NC 29311-9305

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