February 16, 1933 - August 2, 2020
Nampa, Idaho - Billy Morgan was born in North Platte, Nebraska to Claude and Alma Morgan. He attended high school in Nampa, ID. He joined the Navy in 1950. Bill returned to Idaho and attended Boise Junior College where he played football.
He married Charolette Ruth in 1955 and they had two children: Debra Jean (married to Dan Diamond) and Mark Edward Morgan. They have four grandchildren: Paul, Josh, Sarah Diamond and Nicole Morgan. He has two great-grandchildren: Caden and Olivia.
Bill retired from the Idaho State Police as Sergeant and the Naval Reserve as Senior Chief Petty Officer with over 30 years of service. He received numerous awards while with the State Police and attended the National FBI Academy in Quantico.
Bill died from COVID on August 2, 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother, Kelly G. Morgan, and two Sisters, Betty E. Magnuson and Claudine M. Cain, and — after 62 years of marriage — his beloved wife, Charolette
Services will be held at the Boise VA Cemetery on Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 10:30 am. Celebration of life following at The Sunrise Cafe on the corner of Fairview and Allumbaugh in Boise.
Published in Idaho Statesman from May 11 to May 12, 2021.