ABERDEEN - Gilbert
Arthur Morgan, 80, died Thursday, Sept. 14th at his
residence in Aberdeen. He was born August 18, 1937 to Emory
Alex Morgan Sr . and Clara Adams Morgan in Aberdeen. He was
a lifelong resident of Aberdeen and a 1955 graduate of
Aberdeen High School. He retired after twenty four
years from the National Guard and retired as contractor
supervisor for Vista Chemical. He was a member of First
Christian Church of Aberdeen.
Services will be at
2:00 p. m., Sunday, September 17th in the Tisdale-Lann
Memorial Chapel with Pastor Adam Pearson officiating. Burial
will be in New Hope Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Nina
Roberts Morgan of Aberdeen; one daughter, Laura Morgan of
Aberdeen; one son, Keith Morgan (Shelley) of West Point;
three step sons, Steve Coker
(Geneva) of Aberdeen, Kenny
Coker (Tonya) of Aberdeen, David Coker of Amory, MS; one
brother, Joe David Morgan of Aberdeen; thirteen
grandchildren, Jonny Haney, Dixie Morgan, Buck Morgan, Corey
Gill, Joshua Coker, Drew Coker, Brittany Murphy, Kenneth
Coker, Elizabeth Coker, Maggie Coker, Katie Coker, Kasey
Coker, Shannan Coker; and a number of great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister,
Berta Armstrong; two brothers, Emory Alex Morgan, Jr., and
Thomas Sidney Morgan.
Pallbearers are Ricky
Armstrong, Jerry Roberts, Joshua Coker, Kenneth Coker, Buck
Morgan, Corey Gill, Drew Coker, Kasey Coker.
Visitation will be from 4:00 until 6:00 p.m, Saturday, Sep.
16th at the funeral home.