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Donna L. Morris
Donna L. Morris

October 3, 1954 - June 29, 2019
Born in Newton, New Jersey
Resided in Hampton Township, New Jersey


Donna L. Morris, 64, of Hampton Township, died Saturday, June 29, 2019, at Newton Medical Center.

Donna was born and raised in Newton and was a lifelong Sussex County resident. She graduated from Muhlenberg Hospital School of Nursing and worked as a Registered Nurse for Newton Medical Center for 44 years. Donna was a member of Lafayette Federated Church and a member of the Hampton Township Board of Health.

Donna was predeceased by her parents, Donald Edward and Julia Wanda (nee Hendershot) Lance; and her brother, Robert Lance. She is survived by her husband of 40 years, Stephen Morris; her sons, Matthew Morris and wife, Heather, of Newton, NJ, and Daniel Morris and wife, Danielle, of Middle River, MD; her daughter, Kathleen Singleton and husband, Jeremy, of Belgrade, MT; and her four grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 6, 2019, at the Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High Street, Newton, interment will be private in Stillwater Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, July 5, 2019, at the funeral home. A celebration of life will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 7, 2019, at Lafayette Federated Church, 180 Rt 15, Lafayette.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123. Online condolences may be offered at

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Smith-McCracken Funeral Home
63 High Street
Newton, NJ 07860
Friday, July 5, 2019
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Smith-McCracken Funeral Home
63 High Street
Newton, NJ US 07860
Saturday, July 6, 2019
10:00 AM
Celebration of Life
Lafayette Federated Church
180 Route 15
Lafayette, NJ 07848
Sunday, July 7, 2019
4:00 PM

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