Born 2-12-1924 - Died 3-17-2002
Carl Dexter Morgan, 78, of Williford, Ark. died Sunday, March 17, 2002, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born Feb. 12, 1924, in Williford, the son of the late Clarence Dexter and Mirtie Mae (Gann) Morgan. He was married to Norma Frances Clemons Jan. 16, 1943, in Norfork, Ark. He was a retired Union employee and was of the Baptist faith.Survivors include his wife, Norma of the home; one sister, Clara Mae Madison of Williford; one brother, C. J. Morgan of Williford; one grandson, Jason Clay Morgan Mixon and two great-grandchildren; many other relatives and friends.He was preceded in death by his parents; and one son, Charles Dexter Morgan in October of 1976.Services were Wednesday, March 20, 2002, at the Higginbotham Chapel in Hardy with Rev. Jerry Clements officiating. Burial was in the Morgan Family Cemetery at Williford. with arrangements under the direction of Higginbotham Funeral Service, Inc. of Hardy, Ark.Pallbearers were Jason Mixon, Poncho Sterling, Jim Bolen, Sam Madison, Clinton Madison, Tracey Morgan, Vernon Lane and Don Haney.