- Last Updated on 12:00 AM 10/02/09
Mrs. Mary Ellen Carrington Morgan of 1023 Morgan Lane, South Boston died Sept. 29 at Southside Community Hospital in Farmville at the age of 65.
Mrs. Morgan was born in Halifax County on March 12, 1944, and was the daughter of the late Mr. Charlie Louis Carrington and Mrs. Lillian Satterfield Carrington. She was married to Mr. Joe Louis Morgan Sr. and was a member of Dan River Bethel Baptist Church. Mrs. Morgan was employed by Tultex, Inc. for many years.
Survivors include her husband; one son, Mr. Joe Louis Morgan Jr. of South Boston; one daughter, Mrs. Shelia James of New Rochelle, NY; four grandchildren; six sisters, Mrs. Savannah Morgan, Mrs. Sue Morgan, Mrs. Yvonne Medley and Mrs. Patricia Richardson, all of South Boston, Mrs. Jean Breedlove of Martinsville and Mrs. Phyllis White of North Little Rock, AR; three brothers, Mr. Oscar Carrington and Mr. Carnell Carrington, both of South Boston and Mr. Phillip Carrington of Georgia; one ant, Mrs. Estelle Farmer of New Jersey; one uncle, Mr. Robert Furges; her daughter-in-law, Mrs. Jennifer Morgan; son-in-law, Mr. Kevin James; mother-in-law, Ms. Pearl L . Morgan; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mrs. Morgan will be held Oct. 5 at 1 p.m. at Dan River Bethel Baptist Church with Rev. Dwight Wilkerson officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends at her residence.
Public viewing for family and friends will be Sunday from noon until 6 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home chapel.
Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, North Main Street, South Boston.