Harry Matthew Morgan
Published 4:44 pm Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Harry Matthew Morgan, 88, Elizabethton, passed away Saturday, January 8, 2022, at his residence.
A native of Carter County, he was a son of the late John and Mary Alley Morgan.
Harry was a 1951 graduate of Cloudland High School and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics. He served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He was retired from United Diamond Exchange in Bristol.
Harry was a member of St. John’s Freewill Baptist Church where he had served as song leader for several years.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Jane Morgan; his first wife, Polly Sue Hobbs Morgan; a grandson, Daniel Gilbert; and three brothers, David Morgan, Wayne Morgan and Jack Morgan.
Survivors include his children, Mark (Lisa) Morgan, Bluff City, Kevin (Amy) Gilbert, Bristol, step-daughter, Carrie (Shane) Dugger, Elizabethton, and Lisa (Tom) Long, Nashville; his grandchildren, Conner Morgan and Gwendolyn Fries; his step-grandchildren, Eric Dugger, Isaiah Long and Bethany Long Davis; his sister, June Morgan; and his brothers, W.L. and Roger Morgan.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, January 15, at Memorial Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Richard Sheppard officiating. Interment will follow at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. Military Honors will be provided by Boone Dam 4933. The family will receive friends from 1 until 2 p.m. Saturday, prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the church he loved, St. John’s Freewill Baptist Church, Roan Mountain, Tenn. Condolences may be sent to the family at our website, www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Morgan family.