Mt. Vernon Register-News

September 30, 2013

Enoch Morgan



Enoch Dan Morgan, 71, of rural Mt. Vernon, passed away 9:50 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, at his home.

Enoch was born Aug. 26, 1942, in Mt. Vernon, a son of Lewis and Margaret Opal (Beckham) Morgan. Enoch married Dorothy (Glover) on April 29, 1962 in Mt. Vernon; she survives in Mt. Vernon.

Enoch was a member of the South Hickory Hill Christian Church in Mt. Vernon. He had worked for Continental General Tire in Mt. Vernon and was a lifelong farmer. He especially enjoyed working on the Hill with his trees and strawberries. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Morgan of Mt. Vernon; a son, Enoch Duane Morgan and wife Michelle of Mt. Vernon; a daughter, Lee Ann Crunk and husband Shawn of Dix; four brothers, Rob Morgan and wife Patsy, Terry "Bush" Morgan, Charlie Morgan and wife Debbie and Jim Morgan and wife Betty all of Mt. Vernon; four sisters, Lucy Webb, Linda Smith and husband Kenny and Virginia Wheeler all of Mt. Vernon and Pat Chelf of Bluford; and four grandchildren, Abby Morgan, Jacob Morgan, Dustin Crunk and Nelson Crunk; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Van, Randall, Lewis and John Morgan; and three sisters, Mabel Cats, Jane Melton and Martha Ellis.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1, at Newell Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon with Pastor Jason Janus officiating. Interment will be at South Hickory Hill Cemetery in rural Mt. Vernon.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the Newell Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.

For those who wish, memorials may be made to the South Hickory Hill Cemetery and will be accepted at Newell Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon where you may call 246-0100 for more information or visit at