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Richard "Dick" Lee Morris

January 26, 1935June 7, 2021

Richard “Dick” Lee Morris age 86 of Dacula, Georgia, passed away Monday, June 7, 2021. Born in Bluefield, WV, Dick was a veteran and served his country in the US Army intelligence branch. Following his discharge from military service, he graduated from Concord College with a BS in Business Administration. Dick rose through the ranks of the SSA and retired from The Department of Health and Human Services as The Associate Regional Administrator for Medicare over the 8-state southeast region. He was a member of the Decatur Elks Lodge for many years and was a member of Bethlehem First United Methodist Church where he volunteered in many different capacities. Dick was known and loved for his passion for family, friends, and fun. Dick was preceded in death by his parents, John Lee and Iris Watts Thompson. He is survived by his wife, Bobbie Ramsey Morris of Dacula; two daughters, Carolyn Hall (Robin) of Loganville and Stephanie Burgess (Stacy) of Bethlehem; five grandchildren, Amber Bir (Andrew), Allie Burgess, Jennifer Williams (Jon), Christen Sposa and Betsy Sawyer (Drew) and four great-grandchildren. Services will be held on June 19th at 11:00am at Bethlehem First United Methodist Church located at 709 Christmas Avenue, Bethlehem, GA 30620 | (770) 867-3727. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Alzheimer’s Association at:


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Jennifer Williams

June 19, 2021

He went by many names, but to me, he will forever be Dickie-poo. He loved us as though we were his own. His sweet spirit will forever be missed on this earth. Rest well, thank you for loving us when we needed it the most.

Marilyn Harrison

June 17, 2021

Our sincere condolences to Bobbie and the Morris family. Dick and Bobbie were our great friends and neighbors for twenty years and we will always cherish the many times we spent chatting with them. Rest In Peace, Dick. We will miss you, but are so happy to have known you.

Marilyn and Rick

Douglas Patterson

June 13, 2021

Dick was a great boss, a faithful Elk and a wonderful friend of mine. He will be deeply missed.

Charles & Lynne Bell

June 13, 2021

We were so sorry to hear about Dicks passing. We’ve been out of town and just hear about it. Know our thoughts and prayers are are with you and the family.

Judy Smith

June 9, 2021

So sorry to hear about Dick’s passing. He was a lovely man. Praying for his family.