Morgan, Wesley R.

Morgan, Wesley R.

Male 1933 - 2019  (85 years)

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  • Name Morgan, Wesley R.  [1
    Born 22 Jun 1933  Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Mar 2019  Rockport, Aransas County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Rockport Cemetery, Rockport, Aransas County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I74925  Sackett
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2022 

    Family Living 
    Children 
    +1. Living
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F30191  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Jun 1933 - Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Mar 2019 - Rockport, Aransas County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Wesley R. Morgan (1933-2019)
    Wesley R. Morgan (1933-2019)
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2443] Texas, U.S., Birth Index, 1903-1997, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 17 Sep 2022.
      Name: Kathryn Ann Morgan
      Gender: Female
      Birth Date: 7 Aug 1964
      Birth Place: Nueces, Texas, USA
      Father: Wesley R Morgan
      Mother: Jo Ann Smith
      Roll number: 1964_0011

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 18 Sep 2022.
      Corpus Christi Caller-Times (Corpus Christi, Texas),
      22 Mar 2019, Page A5

      Wesley Morgan
      ROCKPORT, TX

      Wesley R. Morgan, 85, was welcomed into the arms of his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. He was born on June 22, 1933 in Chattanooga, TN, to Iris Nevada and Jesse R. Morgan. After graduating from Soddy-Daisy High School, he entered the US Navy which brought him to South Texas. He was stationed at the Aransas County Airport with the crash crew when he met his future wife and her family at First Baptist Church. After leaving the Navy, he gladly made Rockport his home. He worked for the USPS as a mail carrier for 40 years, making many friends along his routes. He taught Sunday School for 50 years, first high school boys and then the senior men?s class. He served as a deacon and was named Deacon Emeritus when he was physically no longer able to serve.

      He is preceded in death by parents; his siblings, Mildred Carlton, Kathleen Hill, Jackie Allen, and Gene Morgan; his son, Micheal Morgan and son-law (sic), Matt Cox. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, JoAnn Smith Morgan and his children Kevin (Anne) Morgan of Lynchburg, VA, Kathryn (Bobby) Albin of Rockport, TX, Lori Cox of Corpus Christi, TX and daughter-in-law, Jennifer Morgan of Madison WI. He is also survived by 8 grandchildren: Beth (Jeff Glaus) Morgan, Patrick (Brooke) Morgan, Cory Morgan, Joey (Julie Ward) Albin, Courtney (Justin) Glazener, Erin Albin, Briana Cox, and Garrett Cox. Holding a special place in his heart was his great-granddaughter Amelia Rose Glazener and two more great-grandbabies on the way. Visitation will be held Friday, March 22nd, 2019 at Charlie Marshall Funeral Home in Aransas Pass with family being there between the hours of 5:00 and 8:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, March 23rd, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Rockport, Texas. Graveside service will immediately follow at Rockport Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Rockport Cemetery Assoc. 2611 Hwy. 35 N., Rockport, TX 78382 or to Hands of Hope 1515 N. Live Oak St., Rockport, Tx 78382.

      Service entrusted to Charlie Marshall Funeral Home Aransas Pass Texas online condolences can be made at charliemarshallfuneralhomes.com

    3. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 18 Sep 2022.
      Memorial ID 19771129
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/197711291

      Wesley R. Morgan

      Birth 22 Jun 1933
      Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA
      Death 19 Mar 2019 (aged 85)
      Rockport, Aransas County, Texas, USA
      Burial
      Rockport Cemetery
      Rockport, Aransas County, Texas, USA

      Researched by Ted Smith


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