Hilda B. Morgan

Jul 03, 2014

1931 — 2014

WAYNESVILLE — Hilda Brown Morgan, 82, of Hemphill Road, passed away Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at Maggie Valley Nursing Home.

A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late R. Boone and Cora Carver Brown. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard “Billy” E. Morgan, who died in 1994; a son, Michael Morgan; two brothers, Lloyd and Robert Hugh Brown; and one sister, Lucille McCord.  Hilda loved spending time with her family and was a member of Hemphill Baptist Church.  She also enjoyed working in her flower garden and digging for ginseng.

She is survived by children, Diane Davis and Tony Morgan, of Waynesville; three sisters, Reba Rhodarmer and Phyllis McClure and husband, Mike, of Waynesville, and Wilma Smith and husband, Joe, of Clyde; grandchildren, Joshua Morgan and Dakota Davis; great-grandchild, Aidan Sasser; an aunt, Nellie Cagle, of Waynesville; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, July 5, in the Waynesville Chapel of Wells Funeral Home with the Revs. Jake Cagle and Bobby Rogers officiating.  Burial will be at Brown Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 3 p.m. prior to services at the funeral home.

A special thanks to the staff of Maggie Valley Nursing Home.

For those who desire, an online memorial register is available at www.wellsfuneralhome.com.