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Joseph “Joe” Morgan, Jr

  • Birth 14 Aug 1927
  • Death 3 Sep 2008
  • Burial Waycross, Ware County, Georgia, USA
  • Memorial ID 29663557

Joe Morgan
(August 14, 1927 - September 3, 2008)

Joseph "Joe" Morgan, Jr., 81, of Waycross died Wednesday afternoon (Sept. 3, 2008) at Satilla Regional Medical Center after a short illness. Mr. Morgan was known to many as "Tennessee". He was born in Sweetwater, TN to the late Joseph J. and Maggie Mae Henry Morgan, Sr. and lived in Waycross for most of his life. Mr. Morgan retired from the Ware County Road Department and was of the Baptist faith. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Polly Tatum Morgan.

Survivors include two sisters, Betty Stewart, Triom, GA and Shirley Crowe, Friendsville, TN, two brothers, Bobby Ray Morgan and Charles Gavin Morgan, both of Friendsville, TN, one step-son, Wayne Hester, Brunswick, special nephew, David Tatum, Waycross, several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

A funeral service will be held Sunday afternoon at 2:00 pm at Miles-Odum Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Sunday afternoon from 1 - 2 pm at the funeral home chapel.

Sympathy may be expressed online at

Miles-Odum Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.





  • Created by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
  • Added: 8 Sep 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29663557
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph “Joe” Morgan, Jr (14 Aug 1927–3 Sep 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29663557, citing Greenlawn Cemetery, Waycross, Ware County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Wiregrass Irisheyes (contributor 46586838) .