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Roy L. Morrison

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Roy L. “Les” Morrison, 76, of Shippensburg, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, in the Swaim Health Center at Green Ridge Village, Newville.  He was born on June 10, 1937, in West Pennsboro Twp., the son of Berneita V. (Mentzer) Morrison of Newville and the late Roy G. Morrison.

He attended Shippensburg High School and served in the US Navy from 1955 to 1958.  Les retired after many years as a big rig truck driver, which he loved.  He loved country music and his many boxer dogs he raised over the years.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 45 years, Sandra D. (Potter) Morrison, two sons; Larry W. Morrison of Shippensburg and Roy W. (wife, Melanie) Morrison of Carlisle, two daughters; Lorie J. (husband, William) Bauer of Lancaster and Leisa A. Kennedy of Carlisle, five grandchildren; Tanya Wilde, Britney and Brandy Morrison, Danielle Darhower and Jeff Oberschlake, four great-grandchildren; Hunter, Dante, Audrey and Hanna, three sisters; Vesta Darr of Carlisle, Pauline Jumper of Shippensburg and Cindy (husband, Delmar) Russell of Newville as well as a number of cousins, nieces, nephews and his aunt Janet Mentzer of Carlisle.

A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, January 16, 2014, in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Chaplain Guy Baer officiating.  A visitation will be from 6 p.m. until time of services.  Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice. 

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Goodbye to a Navy buddy and high school classmate.

Dick Easterbrook

We send our thoughts and prayers to the family.  Will miss him a lot.

Judy and Neil Austin

May you Rest in Peace my Friend, no more suffering!  Sandra and Larry, and rest of Family, so sorry for your loss! Prayers and may GOD give you comfort at this difficult time, need anything we're here, GOD Bless!  Les you will be missed and always remembered!

The STINE Family

The Morrison family we are so sorry of your loss.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you all through this difficult time.
Bobby Lindsey and family

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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1892 ~ 1988)
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(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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