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 Edward Lee “Knot” Morgan

Edward Lee “Knot” Morgan

Death 21 Apr 2001 (aged 57)
Roanoke, Randolph County, Alabama, USA
Burial Lafayette, Chambers County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 92761790 · View Source
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Edward Lee Morgan

(ROANOKE) Edward Lee Morgan, 57, of Roanoke died Saturday, April 21, 2001, at Randolph Medical Center, Roanoke.

Services will be Wednesday, April 25, at 1 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 549 Riley St., Roanoke, with the Rev. Gilbert E. Staples, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in the Finley Family Cemetery, LaFayette.

Survivors include three sons, Gary Morgan and Kenneth Morgan of Roanoke and Timmie Morgan of Franklin, Ga.; two daughters, Kathy D. Morgan and Beverly Ann Morgan of Roanoke; a stepdaughter, Cherita James of Welch; his former wife, Dollie R. Morgan of Roanoke; a special friend and companion, Essie Lee Oliver of Welch; four brothers, George Morgan, Johnny Frank Morgan and Bobby Mack Morgan of Roanoke and Raymond Morgan of Chicago, Ill.; three sisters, Katie R. Whitlow, Mary D. Baker and Sharon Whitestone of Roanoke; seven grandchildren; two aunts; and 27 nieces and nephews.

Mr. Morgan will lie in state at the church for one hour prior to services.

Mr. Morgan is the seventh of 12 children of the late Wash and Dona Finely Morgan.

He is preceded in death by both parents; three brothers, Wash Morgan Jr., Forest Morgan and Clifford Morgan; a sister, Annie Bell Morgan Sims; and a son Jessie Lamont Morgan.

He grew up in Roanoke and graduated from Randolph County Training School in 1966. As a student, he was an all-around athlete.

Mr. Morgan was fondly known as "Knot" to all of his close friends and relatives. He was a life-long member of First Baptist Church and worked for many years at Master Door Company, JLM Manufacturing and Probilt Manufacturing.

Arrangements are by Clark Memorial Funeral Service, Roanoke.

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