Charles "Chuck" Alfred Morris, 83, of Wyalusing, formerly of Smithfield, passed away at his home Monday evening, September 9, 2019. Chuck was born July 6, 1936, in New Geneva, a son of the late Charles Oliver and Mable Ross Morris. He was a graduate of Point Marion High School Class of 1953.

After high school, he worked with his brother, Robert, with his construction company. Chuck and his wife, Beverly Mays Morris, purchased a dairy farm in Sugar Run in 1979 and together they operated the farm for 7 years.

He was a member of Sugar Run Presbyterian Church, the Pennsylvania Farmers Association, and a former member of the Wyalusing Grange. He enjoyed golfing in his younger years and in his later years he enjoyed watching television, especially his favorite teams, the Pittsburgh Steelers and Penn State Nittany Lions.

Chuck is survived by wife Beverly Morris of Wyalusing; his daughters, Wanda Dicks and her husband, Shawn, of Scranton, and Sabrina Adams of Wysox; his grandchildren, Daniel Adams, Kayla Adams, Melanie Adams, Hailey Anne Waltman (Dylan), Cassie Stoddard, Madalyn Stoddard, Dakota Dicks and Creed Dicks; his great-grandchildren, Lillian and Isaiah Waltman; his sister, Dorthea Bowers of Ohio; as well as many nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents, Charles was preceded in death by his siblings, Robert Morris, Naida Smith and Ruth Blaney. Abiding by Chuck's wishes, there will be a private burial at a later date at Oak Grove Cemetery in New Geneva.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Chuck's name to the charity of your choice. Arrangements are entrusted to SHELDON FUNERAL HOME, 155 Church Street, Wyalusing.

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