PAUL MORGAN

MOUNT AIRY — Mr. Paul Justice Morgan Jr., 65, of 1603 S. Main St., of Mount Airy, passed away Saturday morning, Oct. 26, 2013, at his home. Mr. Morgan was born on Feb. 15, 1948, in Guilford County, the son of the late Paul Justice Morgan Sr. and Kathleen Kirkman Morgan. He worked for Morgan and Son Poultry Co. and later as a poultry seller and distributor for many years. Until his retirement in 2009, he owned and operated Goin' Postal in Mount Airy. Mr. Morgan, affectionately known as "P.J.," was a dedicated Christian to the Quaker tradition. A champion of those less fortunate, P.J. had a genuine love, care, and concern for others. He is survived by his wife, April Boyles Morgan of the home; five daughters, Lisa Morgan and Cindy (Ronn) Staley, both of Greensboro, Sophia (Darris Ward) Morgan of Louisville, Tenn., and Sasha (Justin McCraw) Sprinkle and Whitney Sprinkle, all of Mount Airy; four grandchildren, Bailee Handscome of Louisville, Tenn., Bryce Staley and Olivia Staley, both of Greensboro, and Westyn McCraw of Mount Airy; a sister, Kathy Thompson of Murphy; a brother, George Victor (Lisa) of Baton Rouge, La.; several nieces and nephews; several aunts and an uncle; and his father-in-law, the Rev. Wesley Boyles Sr. of Mount Airy. In addition to his parents, Mr. Morgan was preceded in death by an infant sister, Sylvia Morgan; and his mother-in-law, Ruby Ridge Boyles. The funeral service will be held Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Moody Funeral Home Chapel in Mount Airy, with the Rev. Wesley Boyles Sr. officiating. Burial will follow at Skyline Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Monday from 6 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Flowers will be accepted, or memorial contributions may be made, to Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care, 401 Technology Lane, Suite 200, Mount Airy, NC 27030; or to Wake Forest Baptist Health Comprehensive Cancer Center, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston-Salem, NC 27157. Online condolences may be made at www.moodyfuneralservices.com.






Published in Mount Airy Newspapers from Oct. 30 to Oct. 31, 2013