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Jackie Lee Morgan

January 20, 1937 ~ June 10, 2021 (age 84)

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Jackie Lee Morgan, 84, of Onawa, Iowa passed away Thursday, June 10, 2021 at his residence surrounded by his family.

A memorial service will be 10:00 A.M. Friday, June 18, 2021 at the Rush Family Chapel, Onawa, Iowa Led by Brother Randy Gotto. Burial will be in the Graceland Cemetery, Blencoe, Iowa. Arrangements are under the direction of Rush Family Care Service, Onawa, Iowa.

Jackie Lee was born January 20, 1937 in Decatur, Nebraska, the son of Floyd “Jack” and Eva (Newill) Morgan. He grew up in Decatur, Nebraska and attended country school.

Jackie and Elizabeth “Betty” Gibson were united into marriage March 4, 1958 in Onawa, Iowa. To this union four children were born, Edward, Wanda, Mark, and Jackie.

He enjoyed working outdoors and some of his occupations included: various construction jobs, farming, and highway work. He retired when he was seventy-six years old.

He enjoyed square dancing, fishing, and spending time with his family. He was very proud to build his own home in his lifetime. He loved traveling and going on many trips and visiting many family members.

Jackie was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Morgan of Onawa, Iowa; his children, Edward (Julie) Morgan of Onawa, Iowa, Wanda (Michael) Boggess of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, Mark (Caroline) Morgan of Onawa, Iowa, and Jackie (Christa) Morgan of Plattsmouth, Nebraska; grandchildren, Stacey (Michael) McCullock of Decatur, Nebraska, Billy Morgan of Onawa, Iowa, Carrie Morgan of Atlanta, Georgia, Mark Morgan, Jr. of Merrill, Iowa, Nicole Morgan of Onawa, Iowa, Raven Morgan of Plattsmouth, Nebraska, and Phoenix Morgan of Plattsmouth, Nebraska; great-grandchildren, Jayme McCullock, Kenneth McCullock, Eddy McCullock, Morgan McCullock, Autumn McCullock and Katelyn White; brothers and sisters, Jary Morgan, Jean Thomas, Elva Barnett, and Verna Vogt; and many nieces and nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd “Jack” and Eva (Newill) Morgan; brothers and sisters, Max Morgan, Rex Morgan, Ralph Morgan, Dorothy Shamburg, Iva Anderson, and James Morgan.

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Memorial Service
June 18, 2021

10:00 AM
Rush Family Chapel
1629 10th Street
Onawa, IA 51040

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