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Edith O. (Barrick) Morrison, 86, of Carlisle, passed away on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 in the Sarah A. Todd Memorial Home, Carlisle.  She was born on March 26, 1931 in Carlisle, and was a daughter of the late George and Esther (Killinger) Barrick and the widow of Robert E. Morrison, who passed away on July 29, 2008.

Edith graduated from Boiling Springs High School and retired from the Borough of Carlisle Water Department where she worked as an accounting clerk.  She also worked at the Hamilton Elementary School in Carlisle where she was head of the kitchen.  Edith was a member of the Carlisle First Church of God, the Woodman of the World and the Order of Eastern Star.

She is survived by two sons; Thomas L. (wife, Winona) Morrison of York, SC and Richard E. “Rick” Morrison of Carlisle, three brothers; Harold, Lee and Larry and three sisters; Faye, Louise and Pearl, one grandson, Jared R. Blackway and many nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by one daughter, Lynda K. Blackway, who passed away on June 22, 2017, two brothers; William and Robert and three sisters; Mary, Mae and Romaine.

A viewing will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, September 29, 2017 followed by funeral services at 2:00 p.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Rev. Michael R. Poe officiating.  Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Pennsylvania Wounded Warriors Inc., 1117 Country Club Rd., Camp Hill, Pa 17011.  www.Since1853.com



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Sorry to hear this Rick. You were such a devoted son to her and filled her final years full of love with your regular visits. Have missed seeing you since mine was moved to another wing. Sending you best wishes as you go through this transition.

Kathy Maxwell
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Sorry to hear of your Mom's passing.  I remember her as a very kind and soft spoken woman.  Cherish your memories.

Sandy Bixler Hepfer.
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Rick, very sad to hear of your mother's passing. She is at peace now! I will miss seeing her!

Julie Knouse Thompson
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Rick, So saddened to hear of your Mother's death. There are no words to make your heartache any less . Mom holds a special, special place in our hearts that are like none other.  Hopefully some comfort comes from your memories. Prayers for you....
Nancy Thimgan Mercado
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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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Steven A. Ewing, FD, Supervisor, Owner
 
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1892 ~ 1988)
William J. Ewing, FD
(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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