Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

January 9, 2014

Ronald Lewis Morgan


The Morehead News

01/09/14 — Ronald Lewis Morgan, 64, of Carter City, went to be with his Lord on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, at his residence after a sudden illness. 

He was born Oct. 1, 1949, in Portsmouth, Ohio, a son of the late Lewis and Thelma Bush Morgan. 

He was employed by the Carter County School System for 41 years, of which 36 years were at Carter Elementary as teacher, basketball coach and principal. He truly loved working with children. 

Ron greatly enjoyed deer hunting, UK basketball, spending time with family and friends and church activities.  Ron was a member of the Iron Hill Church of Christ and the adult lesson teacher.

He is survived by his wife whom he married Sept. 5, 1969, Joann Ramey Morgan; two sons, James (Angela) Ronald Morgan and Paul (Marcie) Vernon Morgan, both of Grayson; two grandchildren, Mallory Morgan and Trevor Lewis Morgan; two step-grandchildren, Darren and Brandon Walker; three brothers, Dale Morgan, Gale (Joletta) Morgan and Doug Morgan, all of Olive Hill; and one sister, Margaret (Troy) Roark of Olive Hill.

Funeral services will be at noon Saturday, Jan. 11, at Malone Funeral Home by Bobby Bond and Doug Menix. Burial will be in the Horsley Cemetery. 

Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Malone Funeral Home.

Serving as pallbearers will be Jimmy Ramey, Johnny Ramey, Vernon Ramey, Doug Menix, Kelley Carter and Allen Roe. 

Family suggests contributions to Carter City School Archery Club, Attn: Jo Ashworth, 13321 State Highway 2, Grayson, KY 41143.

Condolences may be sent to the Morgan Family at