John B. Morgan

John Beavers Morgan, 89, prominent Hamilton County farmer, died Friday at his home near Georgetown after a brief illness.  He had lived in the same community most of his life.  Mrs. Morgan died December 5, 1937.  Surviving are a daughter, Miss Minnie Morgan; a sister Mrs. Bess Leamon, Chattanooga; a brother, G. R. Morgan, Texas; three grandchildren, Mrs. J. Hall, Mrs. Mary Smith and Mrs. Coulter Roark; and three great grandchildren.  Active pallbearers are Ben and Curt Lee, Gale and Charley Moore, Haskell Smith, Fred Leamon, Glenn D. Hughes and Jack Smith.  Honorary pallbearers are James Sheeley, Bert Roark, Fred Bacon, Claude Randolph, James Holmes, John Couch and Lee Mooneyham. Funeral services are Saturday at 1:30 at Union Church.  Reverend Sylar officiating.  Interment at Matthews Cemetery.  Fike Funeral Home in charge.
Chattanooga Times, January 25, 1941

Submitted by Susan Kendall