George E. Morgan

Palmyra: George E. Morgan, age 82, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Friday, February 23, 2018 at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville. He was born to the late Lee and Ida Belden Morgan in Hardinsburg, Indiana on June 10, 1935. George graduated from Milltown High School and married Betty Ayres in 1960, who preceded him in death.
He served in the US Navy and retired from Norfolk Southern Railway in 1999 after 30 years as a dispatcher. He was a member of the Milltown Christian Church and the VFW of Corydon.
George served on the Palmyra Town Board, from 2001 to 2008, where he held the office of president and helped to implement the Palmyra Senior Center, Palmyra Library Branch and served on the River Hills Board.
In his spare time, George enjoyed gardening, yard work, spending time with his grandsons, high school basketball, having breakfast at Leroy’s, and going to Renfro Valley to enjoy country music.
Besides his wife Betty and his parents, George is preceded in death by two sons Alan in 1979 and Bryan in 2000, one brother Palmer Morgan and one sister Joyce Ann Morgan.
George is survived by his daughter Merri Haub (Richard), two grandsons, Wesley Haub and Trevor Haub all of Palmyra. Brother, Mickey Morgan (Mary) of Vine Grove, Kentucky.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday February 27, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra with interment to follow at Central Barren Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, February 26, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Tuesday February 27, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at Love Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the American Heart Association, 240 Whittington Pkw. Louisville, KY. 40222 or the VFW of Corydon, Attn: Bob Wilkerson, P.O. Box 1, 195 NW 62, Corydon, IN 47112.


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    Mary Jean Uhl says

    George was a good person, civic minded, and will be greatly missed. George and I were cousins (our grandmothers were sisters), and we enjoyed sharing old memories. Jude
    and I send warm condolences to his family.

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