Lucile "Cile" (Stubbs) Morgan

Lucile "Cile" Stubbs Morgan, 93, of Marion, passed away Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at Autumn Care of Marion.
Lucile was born in Meridian, Miss., on Feb. 12, 1919, and was a 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.
Some of her hobbies included being an artist, woodworking and photography.
She was McDowell County Senior Citizen of the Year in 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; and two great-grandchildren, Sidney and Alyssa Gossett.
A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, in Siloam Presbyterian Church in Old Fort with the 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, NC 28752.
An online register is available under "Obituaries" at
Arrangements by Westmoreland Funeral Home, Marion.
Published in The Brunswick Beacon on Oct. 12, 2012