Obituary: Reverend Leonard Wayne Morgan

Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Reverend Leonard Wayne Morgan, 59, of Lewisburg, died peacefully at his home with his family at his side, on Wednesday, May 26, 2010.

Reverend Morgan was a Marshall County native and son of the late Leonard Morgan and Mildred Nadene Cromer Morgan of Chapel Hill, who survives. He has served as minister of the First Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Lewisburg for the past 30 years. He previously served at Bethesda Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Friendship, Tenn. and Maple Springs Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Maple Springs, Tenn.

He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Patricia Kay Collins Morgan of Lewisburg; daughter, Misty (Steve) Reese of Cornersville; two sons, Timothy Morgan of Lewisburg and Ashley (Christie) Morgan of Louisville, Ky.; three sisters, Elaine Brown, Kathy Morgan, and Peggy Jo Hillard, all of Chapel Hill; and four grandchildren, Morgan and Emma Reese, and Avery and Cara Morgan.

Funeral services were conducted Saturday, May 29, from the First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, followed by burial in Lone Oak Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 402 2nd Ave. North, Lewisburg, TN 37091 or the American Cancer Society c/o Susie Boatright, 2382 Lynnville Hwy, Cornersville, TN 37047.

London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.