Nelson Morgan (1939 - 2017)

6 entries
  • "Thinking of you with all our love."
    - Terry and Tom Turk
  • "I always loved seeing Daddy and Uncle Nelson together..."
    - Terry Turk
  • "I will never forget our trip out to New Mexico and how much..."
    - Rhonda Morgan Coffin
  • "WOW. The picture brought back so many memories.Forgot how..."
    - Todd Morgan
  • "Our thoughts and prayers will be with you now and always."
    - David & Karen Ross
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Morgan, Nelson P.

Nelson P. Morgan, 77, passed away at home with his loving wife at his side Tuesday January 3, 2017 here in Deming.

No services will be held per the family requests. Cremation has been entrusted to Baca's Mimbres Crematory.

Nelson was born March 28, 1939 to William Herbert Morgan and Maggie Privette in Nash County, North Carolina. He moved to Albuquerque, NM where he worked as a Maintenance Supervisor at Kaseman Presbyterian Hospital for many years.

In 1973 he met the love of his life, Evelyn L. Chapman and were married for 43 wonderful years. Nelson was a fantastic mechanic and liked working on older cars. Wood working was also another favorite past-time of his. Nelson enjoyed the quiet life of just being at home with his wife.

He is survived by his wife Evelyn, daughter, Patricia and husband Fred Ruebush of Elephant Butte; sister, Faylene Roper of Cary, N. Carolina.

He is preceded in death by his parents William and Maggie Privette; brothers, William Herbert Morgan Jr., Lenzie Morgan; sister, Kitty Lou Austin.

Entrusted to the care of Baca's Funeral Chapels. Exclusive provider for "Veterans & Family Memorial Care". To sign the online guest book or to send a card, please visit our website at

811 S. Gold Ave.

Deming, NM 88030.

Phone: 575-546-9671

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Deming, NM 88030
(575) 546-9671
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Published in Albuquerque Journal on Jan. 6, 2017