Carroll Vance Morgan
Funeral Date: 10/23/2011

Obituary:
Carroll Vance Morgan, age 81, of Warren, Arkansas died Friday, October 21, at John R. Wiliamson Hospice House, El Dorado. He was born August 20, 1930 in Bradley County, Arkansas a son of the late G. W. Morgan and Lena Gardner Morgan. He was a graduate of Banks Public School System, a 1953 graduate of the University of Arkansas at Monticello with a BS in physical education and a 1962 graduate the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville with a masters in education with specialist attached.. He was a retired Superintendent of the Hermitage Public School System and a life long educator with 34 years of service. He was a member and Sunday school teacher of First Baptist Church. He was former president of Bradley County Retired Teachers Association, former member of the Gideonís, former president and member of the Warren Lions Club and president of the Bradley County Single Parent Scholarship Fund. Surviving is his wife Sybil Frances Dawkins Morgan whom he married on September 5, 1952; 1 son David Morgan and wife Linda, Warren, Ark; 1 daughter Dr. Alisa Hopper, DDS and husband Terry, Monticello, Ark; 1 brother Felton Morgan, El Dorado, Ark; 3 grandchildren Jordan Lee Hopper, Austin Clay Hopper and Morgan Elizabeth Hopper all of Monticello, Ark. He was also preceded in death by 4 brothers Neal Morgan, George D. Morgan, Louin Morgan and Ott Morgan and a sister Averice Brumley. Funeral services were 2:00pm Sunday, October 23, at First Baptist Church with Rev. Greg Stanley officiating. June Bierbaum was organist and soloist were Jerry Morgan and Gail Morgan Robinson. Burial in Oakland Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Larry Fratesi, Terry Morgan, Tim Morgan, Joel Morgan, John Meldrum, Jerry Morgan, Damien Walsh, Jeffery Morgan, Jimmy Attaway and Brad Morgan. Honorary pallbearers were Dr. Kerry Pennington, Charles Scroggins, Richard Rankin, John McClellan, Cotton Watson, Travis Stephenson, Hubert McKeown, Clark Moseley and members of Baracca Sunday School Class at First Baptist.

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Name: Andy Gibbs
Message: Dear Morgan Family: Our thoughts and prayers go out to you during this time of loss. Andy, Kim, Drew and Ridge Gibbs

Name: Chris and Heather Perry
Message: So sorry to hear of your loss. Mr. Morgan was such a sweet man. We are praying for you all during this difficult time.

Name: Ricky Green
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Mr. Morgan was a wonderful man.

Name: David(K.C.) & Tina McClain
Message: So sorry for your loss of Mr. Morgan. He was a good & kind man. I'm glad I knew him. May God bless & help you'll through this hard & painful time in your life. Your in our thoughts & prayers. I hate that I can't be there for the service.

Name: Bonnie Mann
Message: I am very saddened to hear the news about your great loss. Mr Morgan was such an asset to his community when he was in better health and he will be missed. My prayers are with all of the family. May God comfort you during your grief and sadness.

Name: Denisa Mann Moseley
Message: Mrs. Sybil & family, I am so sorry for your loss. He was a wonderful person that will be greatly missed. You are all in my prayers.

Name: Belinda Allen/Atkins
Message: Mr. Morgan was the owner of the poultry farm my dad bought. Have know their family for years. God bless each of you as you go into this time of grief.

Name: Linda Earlene Engstrom "Norris"
Message: I am so sorry to hear of the loss of a great man. Mr. Morgan was always one of my favorite teachers. I stopped in to Hermitage in 1989 to visit him when I was home visiting family and to say thank you to him for the kind of teacher he was. Mr Morgan will be missed but never forgotten. God bless you and your family.

Name: GARY AND RHONDA SIMMONS
Message: WE ARE SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT MR MORGAN. HE WAS SUCH A SWEET PERSON. ALWAYS SO FRIENDLY. YOU ALL WILL BE IN OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS.

Name: Linda (Bevill) Cathey
Message: so sorry to hear of Mr. Morgan death. he was a very sweet man and will be missed, may God bless you in your time of sorrow.

Name: Jo Ann (Stone) Johnson
Message: Sybil & Family, I am so sorry to learn of Carroll's death. I will be remembering you & your family in my prayers. May God give each of you strength now & in the days ahead. Jo Ann (Stone) Johnson

Name: Terri Eubanks
Message: Mrs. Morgan, I was saddened to hear about Mr. Morgan. You both have been so kind to me ever since Alisa and I became friends in college. I have often told other people that ya'll were the greatest grandparents as you were both always at games and events for Alisa's children. I know that the last few years have been tough much like it has for my mom and dad.It is wonderful to know that one day in heaven all of our suffering we be over. Love you.

Name: Ronald Smith
Message: Sorry to hear about your loss. It has been a long time since I had talked to Carroll. I know you will miss him Sybil.

Name: Thelma ,Buford Conner
Message: So very sorry to loseanother friend. Iknow it has been a rough year for you.Contact you later.

Name: Jim & Ginger Anders
Message: We are so sorry for your loss----you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: John and Carol Murphy
Message: Mr. Morgan was a very sweet and humble man. We know that at this time your hearts are sadden but we know without doubt that one day you will see him again. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

Name: James Wright
Message: To all the Morgan Family, it was indeed an honor to have known Mr. Morgan, he was always fair and honest. You always knew that he was a Christain by the way he lived. It is so great to know that he is not lost, but only gone on before us, to be with his Savior. May the Lord comfort you with his peace during this difficult time of adjustment. God Bless each of you.

Name: Mary Alice Hughes
Message: Mrs. Morgan, We were saddened to read about the death of Mr. Morgan. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family and you. Mary Alice Hughes Matt Hughes Lisa Bamburg Linda Valley

Name: Toni Carr Miller
Message: So sorry to hear of the passing of Mr. Carroll he was a fine man.

Name: Gary L Jefferson
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Name: Marilyn Russell
Message: All our prayers are with the family at this time. He was a man who left his mark on children. I am proud to have known him. God Bless each family member.

Name: WHS Class of 1970
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Gretchen Hargis Peacock
Message: So sorry to hear of the loss of Mr. Carroll. What a wonderful man! He always greeted me with such warmth and interest. My heart goes out to you, "Miss Sybil", Dave, and Alisa.

Name: Greg and Robin Scott
Message: So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Glenda Gorman-Bowlin
Message: Morgan Family, so sorry to hear of your lost. Mr Morgan was a wonderful man. Mrs Morgan you are in my prayers.

Name: Kathy Hall
Message: Dear family, I am so sorry to hear of Mr. Morgan's passing. He was a great man in many special ways. We will keep you all in our prayers.

Name: Charlotte Denton
Message: my thoughts and prayers are with you all. Mr. Morgan was a great educator and principle. He taught me a lot about life.

Name: Lynda Ashworth-Greene
Message: Miss Sybil, I just wanted to let you know how much you and Mr. Morgan mean to me. You both encouraged me after I came back from Monroe brokenhearted and not sure of what to do with myself. Mr. Morgan encouraged me to go back to school to finish my degree in teaching and never failed to ask me how I was doing. Your advice on teaching reading has been invaluable to me. Thank you both.

Name: Tracy and Monica Nichols
Message: So sorry to hear about your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Karen Carter Brown
Message: I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Mr.Morgan will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time.

Name: Tim Parker
Message: Alyssa and David: I am so sorry for your loss. Words do not help as much as time but I know your pain. Sincerely, Tim Parker