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Tuesday, March 22, 2005

SIKESTON, Mo. -- William A. Morgan, 91, of Sikeston died Saturday, March 19, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.

He was born March 23, 1913, in Polk County, Ark., son of William Sherman and Presh Bolin Morgan. He and Lillian Estell Satterfield were married Aug. 22, 1932. She died May 23, 1992. He and Glenell "Nan" Curtis were married July 5, 2000.

Morgan retired as a section foreman with Frisco Railroad. He was a member of Parker Memorial Pentecostal Holiness Church and Brotherhood of Maintenance Way Employees.

Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Marilyn Abbott and Lula Bosworth of Memphis, Tenn., Annette Evans of Sikeston; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son and a daughter.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at Ponder Funeral Home, with the Rev. Joseph Hooper officiating. Burial will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery.