Mr. Gilford Henry Morgan 72, of 661 Gilliam Street passed September 5, 2013 at his home. He was twice married first to the late Mattie Jones Morgan and survived by his present wife, Argatha Wells Morgan He was born in Greenwood County May 16, 1941 he was a son of the late Rev. Issac Henry Morgan and Bertha Wakefield Morgan. He was a member of Pine Grove AME Church, Plum Branch, SC and a retired Truck Driver.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Evelyn Morgan and two sisters, Irene Sanders and Emma Royal.
Surviving is his wife, Argatha Morgan, two sons, Henry (Terrence) Morgan, Jr. of Greenwood and Alfonso Morgan of the home; five daughters, Mrs. Sandra(Curtis) Houston, Ms Loreen Morgan and Ms. Lorraine Morgan of Plum Branch, SC, Mrs. Henrietta Austin of Greenwood, Mrs. Brenda (Mark) Ragland of Columbus, Ohio; one god daughter, Pamela Holloway of Greenwood; two sisters, Mrs. Beatrice (Robert) Johnson of Greenwood and Rev. Ophelia Harrison of Far Rockaway, NY; 10 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren; three uncles, 2 aunts, 3 brothers in law, 3 sisters in law , and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Graveside services will be held 11:00am Monday September 9, at Pine Grove AME Church Cemetery Plum Branch, SC with Rev. Hannie D. Milling, Jr. officiating.
Public viewing will be from 1-8pm Sunday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.percivaltompkinsfuneralhome.com
The family is at the home and the home of a daughter, Sandra (Curtis) Houston 230 Pinewood Circle, Plum Branch, SC
Percival Tompkins Funeral Home is honored to serve the Morgan family.