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Melvin Dwayne Morgan

  • Birth 25 Jul 1935 Jerome, Jerome County, Idaho, USA
  • Death 11 Aug 2010 Springfield, Lane County, Oregon, USA
  • Burial Creswell, Lane County, Oregon, USA
  • Memorial ID 57006291

MELVIN DWAYNE MORGAN was the youngest child of twelve children born to John Roland Morgan and Lillie Viola Cook.

He was born on July 25, 1935 in Jerome County, Jerome, Idaho.

He married first to Sue Ann Lukehart Needles on July 23, 1966 and to this blessed marriage were born two children. Kevin and Angie Morgan.

His last marriage was to Margarete Lou (Wood)in Tucson, Arizonia. To this marriage no children were born.

Melvin passed away August 11, 2010 in Lane County, Springfield, Oregon.

This family information was added by his niece Michele R. Ball.


Thought you might like to have his obituary. Take care ~ Jan Gillespie

The Register-Guard
Eugene, Lane County, Oregon
Sunday, August 15, 2020

Melvin Morgan

CRESWELL — The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 17, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Cottage Grove, for Melvin D. "Mel" Morgan of Creswell, who died Aug. 11 of complications of cancer. He was 75.

Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the church, and burial at Creswell Pioneer Cemetery will follow the service.

Morgan was born July 25, 1935, in Jerome, Idaho, to John and Lillie Cook Morgan. He married Margaret "Lou" Wood on June 7, 1983, in Tucson, Ariz.

He graduated from Jerome High School and attended accounting classes at Brigham Young University. He served in the National Guard and worked for H&R Block in Tucson. He was a public bus driver for 36 years in Seattle, Tucson and for the Lane Transit District.

Survivors include his wife; five sons, Kevin Morgan of Idaho City, Justin, Devin and Jeffery Morgan, all of Creswell, and Steve Needles of Boise; four daughters, Angela Hellickson of Boise, Arlene Brown and Joanne Jones, both of Springfield, and Kerry Kiefer of Portland; a sister, Geraldine Johnston of Nashville, Tenn.; 19 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

A daughter, Stephaine Phillips, died in 2009. A grandson, Ricky Stanger, died in 2008. A granddaughter, Cassie Morgan, died in 1995.

Memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements by England's Creswell Memorial Chapel.

This article appeared in The Register Guard newspaper on August 15, 2010.


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  • Created by: Michele Ball
  • Added: 13 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 57006291
  • Michele Ball
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Melvin Dwayne Morgan (25 Jul 1935–11 Aug 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 57006291, citing Creswell Pioneer Cemetery, Creswell, Lane County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Michele Ball (contributor 46976543) .