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Obituary: Roy L. Morgan, 76, Green Co., KY

Mr. Morgan was a member of a large, respected Green County family. He lives 48 living descendants. He was a truck driver, machinist, woodworker, cabinet maker and farmer. He was a member of Penick's Chapel Missionary Church in Metcalfe County, near the Adair County line

Roy L. Morgan died September 2, 2009, in Greensburg, KY.

The funeral services for Mr. Roy L. Morgan will be conducted at 2:00pmCT, Friday, September 04, 2009 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 201 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY, with burial to follow in the Greasy Creek Cemetery, Exie Community of Green County. Bro. Wayne Morgan will be officiating.

Pallbearers: Shane Dial, Adam Morgan, Eric Morgan, Ryan Thompson, Mike Shepherd, and Chuck Stiens.

Honorary pallbearers: Roger Morgan, Kerry Jeffries, Joey Jeffries, Todd Morgan, Doug Morgan, Stevie Ervin, Jimmy Ervin, Ricky Morgan, and Jerry Morgan

Mr. Roy Lee Morgan (December 14, 1932 - September 2, 2009)

Mr. Roy Lee Morgan of Greensburg, Kentucky, son of the late Hugh Morgan and Mattie Dile Morgan, was born on December 14, 1932 in Green County and departed this life on Wednesday, September 2, 2009 at the Jane Todd Crawford Hospital. He was 76 years, eight months and 19 days of age.

He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Penick's Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Edmonton, Kentucky. He was a truck driver, a machinist, a woodworker, a cabinet maker and a farmer.

He united in marriage to Dawn Clark on November 26, 1952 who survives.

Other survivors include the following:
  • Two daughters and sons-in-law: Deborah D. and Ricky Rowland, Greensburg, KY and Tresia A. and Ronnie Dial, Edmonton, KY

  • Three sons: Marty L. Morgan, Greensburg, KY; Mark A. Morgan and his wife Samantha of Campbellsville, KY; and Jack Stapleton and his friend Joyce Stivers, Cave City, KY;

  • And16 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends
Mr. Morgan was also preceded in death by a son, Eric Wayne Morgan on April 9, 1966; two sisters and three brothers, Margaret Vineyard, Katherine Ervin, Ray Morgan, Raymond Morgan and Hugh Morgan, Jr.
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Remembering: Roy L. Morgan, Green Co. KY

2009-09-04 - Greensburg, KY - Photo from Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Hom.
Mr. Roy Lee Morgan (December 14, 1932 - September 2, 2009)

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