John M. Morgan

John M. “Todd” Morgan, 73, of LaGrange, Georgia passed away suddenly on July 15, 2020 at his home.

He was born on July 1, 1947 in Lake Village, Arkansas to the late Matt and Mary Morgan.

Mr. Morgan received his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from University of Arkansas at Monticello and retired from Sejong as the vice president. He joined and proudly served his country in the United States Air Force and was honorably discharged four years later. He was an avid bass fisherman (with all his fish stories) and loved the outdoors. He was the most amazing man, husband, father, papaw, and friend.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by siblings, Jack Morgan, Mary Jean Morgan (Ervin) Hall; brother-in-law, Otillio Bariola.

Mr. Morgan is survived by his wife, Ruth Morgan; daughter, Crystal Miley; son, Kristopher Morgan; grandchildren, Riley C. Morgan, Alexis M. Miley, and Reagan E. Miley; siblings, Jaunder Joan Morgan Bariola of Lake Village AR, Novilla Ellen Morgan (William) Frazer of Portland Arkansas, Allen David (Donna) Morgan, Sr. of Louisville Kentucky, Donna Lou Morgan (Kenneth) Moorehead of Lake Village; sister-in-law, Tina Morgan; and several other relatives and friends.

A gathering of family and friends will be will be Sunday, July 19, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello. A graveside service will be Sunday, July 19, 2 p.m. at the Rose Hill Cemetery in Monticello.

Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary in LaGrange, Georgia and Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello, Arkansas.