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Roy L. Morgan, Sr.

May 3, 1944 — December 7, 2021

Forest City, NC


Roy L. Morgan, Sr., age 77, of Forest City, formerly of St. Augustine, FL, passed away Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at his residence.

Roy was born Wednesday, May 3, 1944 in Hastings, Florida to the late Homer Morgan, Sr. and Mae Pearl Bryant Morgan. He owned and operated a family Potato Farm for many decades in St. Augustine, Florida. Roy enjoyed outdoor activities and going on off-the-road ATV trail rides.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of forty-two years, Donna Leonardy Morgan; sisters, Hazel Wells and Mary-Alice Garing; brothers, Robert Morgan, Sr. and William Wells, Sr.

Those left to cherish his memory include five children, Roy Morgan, Jr. (Amanda) of Forest City, Michele Ayers (Ronald) of St. Augustine, FL, Tammy Morgan of St. Augustine, FL, Wendy Lent (Steve) of East Palatka, FL and Karen Gill (James) of St. Augustine, FL; siblings, Frank Morgan, Sr. (Linda) of St. Augustine, FL, Samuel Morgan (Ann) of San Mateo, FL, Homer Morgan, Jr. of Hampton, VA, Gene Wells (Rita) of Jacksonville, Fl and Becky Smith of Jacksonville, FL. He is also survived by thirteen grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.

No formal services have been planned at this time.

Memorial donations are requested to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, P.O. Box 336, Forest City, NC  28043.

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