Willie Bell Morgan
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Echols Mortuary
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Atlanta, GA

Family-Placed Death Notice

MORGAN, Willie Bell WILLIE BELL "MOTHER" MORGAN Willie Bell "Mother" Morgan entered into eternal peace on Wednesday, April 22, 2009. Born October 30, 1932, in Molina, Ga., Willie Bell was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Owen Smith. She was a faithful member of the Church of Atlanta Lighthouse and one of her most cherished accomplishments was a trip to Jerusalem with the congregation. Her unforgettable legacy was highlighted by never-ending strength, devotion and spiritual passion. The beloved mother of 6 and grandmother of 8, including rapper/actor Clifford "T.I." Harris Jr., also trumpeted old-school traditions and virtues in those she nurtured and inspired. Willie Bell worked for years in the home nursing industry, caring for the ill and homebound. Her hobbies included floral design, baking and other arts & crafts. She is preceded in death by her sisters and brothers Addie Mae, Elizabeth "Sister Girl", Eulice, Ernest, John Henry, Charles Walter, and daughter Beverly Dobbins. She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Robert Morgan; three daughters, Venus Wellons, Violeta Morgan and Commelita Battle; two sons, Commodus and Quinton Morgan; daughter-in-law Janice Morgan; 8 grandchildren, Commecita, Quindelda "Shawn", Clifford "Tip", Jervon, Demar, Rashad, Raquia and Nia; and 7 great-grandchildren. Condolences and arrangements may be sent to Echols Mortuary, 886 Simpson St., NW, Atlanta, Ga., 30314. Family and friends will celebrate Willie Bell Morgan's life during homegoing services at 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 29, 2009, at the Church of Atlanta Lighthouse, 1380 Boulevard SE, Atlanta, Ga., 30315. The family will receive friends during the wake at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 28, 2009, at Church of Atlanta Lighthouse. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Echols Mortuary, Atlanta.
Published by Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Apr. 24 to Apr. 28, 2009.
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Dearest Family,

We are deeply sadden to learn of Mothers passing. I've been where you are currently and I can tell you that in a situations as this...time doesn't always heal a broken heart from the lost of a Mother.
However, you will learn to treasure the very precious memories and then someday you will find yourself sounding just like her to your childrens.

Mother had a beautiful spirit, Ahmad and I will also hold tight and cherish our fond memories as well. Please know that we are praying for each of you and is but a telephone call away...From our hearts to yours.

Love your Family,
Sherry & Ahmad Harrell
April 29, 2009
To Violeta,

A mom is one of life's best gifts
Someone to treasure all life through
She's caring and loving,thoughtful and true
Someone who will always be a special part of you.

May you find comfort in knowing my thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
Robin Walker-Martin
April 29, 2009
To Commecita,
I am saddened over the lost of "Mother" and I will always keep her in my heart. Through the years of our friendship, I have had the absolute pleasure of sharing so many fond memories of her. I know she is definitely in the presence of our Mighty God. May you and the family find comfort in God during this time of sorrow.
Tonya Reaves
April 28, 2009
My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort
DEBORAH TODD
April 28, 2009
To Venus:

My deepest and most heart felt condolences to the family during this time of loss. I will keep you lifted up in prayer.

Brenda Poindexter
April 28, 2009
MY HEARTFELT CONDOLENCES GO OUT TO ALL OF YOU.LOSING A PARENT IS VERY HARD.MY PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU AT THIS DIFFICULT TIME.
WILDREYETTA MCAFEE-BLACK
April 27, 2009
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