Mr. Wendell Morgan, age 87, of Milner, GA passed away Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at Emory Midtown Hospital.
Mr. Morgan was born December 4, 1926 in Griffin, GA, son of the late Flores and Elsie (Brown) Morgan.
Mr. Morgan graduated from Milner High School in 1945 and was soon after drafted into the U.S. Army where he was stationed in Germany. After the war, he returned to Milner and married the late Patsy Crawley in 1950. Mr. Morgan and his father started Morgan Dairy Farm in 1953. Wendell was a member of Bethel Baptist Church since he was 10 years old where he was very active and served as deacon for many years.
Survivors include six children: sons and daughters-in-law, Darrell Morgan, Jeff and Dennise Morgan, Jamie and Kay Morgan, daughters and sons-in-law, Melinda and Lee Studstill, Lauren and Mitch Clowe, and Amy Morgan, 16 grandchildren: Courtney and Brett Craine, Brandi and Thomas Manley, Wade Morgan, Reese and Jenea Morgan, Andrea Morgan, Andy and Brittany Beauchamp, Brooke O'Leary, Tripp and Christine Morgan, Jaime and Jeff Rawlins, Will Morgan, Summer Studstill, Ross Clowe, Reid Clowe, Luke Mangrum and Veronica Mangrum and 7 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Mr. Wendell Morgan will be held Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Rock Springs Church in Milner, GA. Rev. Swayne Poole and Dr. Benny Tate will officiate. Interment will follow in the Milner Baptist Church Cemetery. Friends may visit the family on Friday, June 6, 2014 from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
If you wish, donations may be made in his memory to the
or Bethel Baptist Church.
Haisten McCullough Funeral Home, 1155 Everee Inn Rd. is in charge of arrangements.