Charles Steven “Steve” Morgan, Sr., age 80 of Cherryville, passed away Wednesday, October 12, 2022 at his residence surrounded by his family. He was born February 9, 1942 in Cleveland County to the late Clarence and Annabell Page Morgan. Steve was a veteran of the United States Air Force. He worked as a rate analyst at Carolina Freight for 28 years and then another 10 years with Watkins. Steve was a faithful member of Cherryville Missionary Methodist Church where he served as Treasurer for 46 years among various other roles. He enjoyed woodcrafting and building model planes. Steve enjoyed going to the beach and cherished every moment spent with his family.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Dewey Morgan, Eugene Morgan, and Audrey “Gale” Morgan.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 58 years, Addie “Lavonne” Timmons Morgan; son, Charles S. Morgan II and wife, Nikki; daughter, Gaye Morgan Almasi and husband, John; grandchildren, Brett Noles, Zack Noles, Casey Cain, Matt Cain, and Charlie Morgan III; sisters-in-law, Margaret Setzer, and Dot Morgan; special nieces and families, Beth Vaca, Aleta Setzer, Andrea and Brian Pruett, Liz, Patrick, Victoria, Donnie Morgan, Ginger Morgan Cash, Christy Reimann (Craig), and Ashley Ann Smith (Ryan).
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, October 16, 2022 at Missionary Methodist Church with Rev. Bobby Holtsclaw officiating. Burial will be private. The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 1:45 PM prior to the service at the church.
Memorials may be made to Missionary Methodist Church Building Fund, 318 W. Ballard St. Cherryville NC 28021.
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