Funeral services for Mr. James Edward Morgan, 90, of the
New Hope community of Jackson County, TN, will be held at 1
P.M. on Wednesday, December 26, 2018, at Anderson - Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow
in the Poplar Springs Cemetery in Overton County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 11 A.M.
until time of services.
He passed away on Saturday, December 22, 2018, at Mabry
Health Care Center in Gainesboro, TN.
He was born April 2, 1928, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Lester C. Morgan and Catherine Morgan. He was married
to the late Virginia Morgan. He worked as a technician for
Collins Radio Corporation, and was a member of the New Hope
Baptist Church. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in
death by 4 Brothers: Austin Morgan, Cecil Morgan, Billy
Morgan, and Donald Morgan; and 1 Sister: Linda Morgan.
Survivors include 1 Son: William Morgan of Michigan; 1
Daughter: Rebecca Morgan of Algood, TN; 1 Grandson:
Brandon Morgan; 2 Brothers: Robert (Virginia) Morgan of
Lynchburg, TN, and Clay (Kay) Morgan of Portland, TN; and 2
Sisters: Maggie Fetzer of Cookeville, TN, and Louise Collins of
Bro. Randy Heady will officiate at the services.
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