Derek Morgan

April 18, 1984 ~ July 8, 2023 (age 39) 39 Years Old


Mr. Derek Morgan, age 39 of Fayette, passed away July 8, 2023 at Shands Hospital in Gainesville, FL.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 13, 2023 at 2-P.M. from Southside Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Fayette Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6-8 P.M. at the church. Bro. Robert Parrish, Mark Brown, and Matt Watkins will officiate.

Survivors include his wife: Bethanie Morgan of Fayette, special foster children, parents: O.P. and Debbie Morgan of Fayette, sisters: Devon Eason (Bradley) and Kayla Stripling, both of Fayette, nieces and nephews: Grady Bullock, Tuff Stripling, Jadyn Bullock, Tripp Eason, Piper Stripling, Jase Eason, Paxton Dean, and Georgia Dean.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents: Pete and Mary Morgan, and Dorothy Englebert, and uncle: Danny Dodson.

Honorary pallbearers are cousins.

Active pallbearers will be: Richard Morgan, Russell Morgan, Nick Hodges, Jared Hodges, Jacob Morgan, Blake Martin, Grady Bullock, Tuff Stripling, Tripp Eason, and Jase Eason.

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July 12, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Southside Baptist Church

Funeral Service
July 13, 2023

2:00 PM
Southside Baptist Church


Fayette Memorial Gardens


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