Lucile “Cile” Stubbs Morgan age 93, of Marion, passed away Thursday, September 27, 2012 at Autumn Care of Marion. Lucile was born in Meridian, Mississippi on February 12, 1919 and was the daughter of the late Daniel Hamer Stubbs and Lucile Aldaman Stubbs. Preceding Lucile in death was her husband of 52 years, Raymond Lyle Morgan.
Lucile was very active in the community. She was involved with the McDowell Historic Society, DAR, McDowell Hospital Auxiliary, Carson House Board, Hospice of McDowell County, MACA, Lake City Garden Club, Siloam Presbyterian Church and 4-H Leader in Richmond County, N. C. Some of her hobbies included artist, woodworking and photography. She was McDowell County Senior Citizen of the Year in the year 2000. She also received the Governor’s Volunteer Award in 1996. She attended Salem College and MTCC Graphics Class. Being this active in the community she made a lot of friends and was a friend to many people. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Surviving Mrs. Morgan are two sons, Thomas Wyriot Morgan and wife Susan of Holden Beach and Ray Morgan and wife Sue of Marion; five grandchildren: Robert Hilton, Heather Hilton, Zach Morgan, Ronnie Gossett and Chris Gossett and wife Chas; two great grandchildren, Sidney and Alyssa Gossett.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. in Siloam
Presbyterian Church in Old Fort with Revs. Pete and Martha Jane Peterson officiating.
Those desiring to make memorial donations in Mrs. Morgan’s memory are asked to consider Hospice of McDowell County, 575 Airport Road, Marion, N. C. 28752.
Westmoreland Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
An online register is available under OBITUARIES at www.westmorelandfuneralhome.com.