Lester Farrol Morgan  September 12 1925  September 21 2019

Lester Farrol Morgan September 12 1925 September 21 2019

September 12 1925 September 21 2019
Lester Farrol Morgan entered into Heaven’s gate at the age of 94 on September 21, 2019. He was born September 12, 1925 in Blackwell, OK to William and Snowdy Morgan. He met and married Jennie Kilpatrick on August 23, 1974 and shared 45 years of marriage and memories together. The United States Navy was an important area of service in his life. He was a veteran of WWII, and a survivor of the explosion in New Caledonia on November 1, 1943 and was honorably discharged on January 28, 1946. Lester worked for the MKT RRD for 36 years as a telegrapher on the Cherokee, Choctaw division. He retired on August 31, 1985. He loved gardening and opened J&L Blueberry Farm. He was self-educated in many vocations. He was a member of Trinity Baptist Church Keefton, OK, and was a 32nd degree Mason. He will always be remembered as a wonderful husband, father, brother, grandfather and friend. Lester was preceded in death by his mother, Snowdy Tilmon; father, William Carol Morgan; brothers, Vernon Morgan, Ervin Morgan and Jimmy Tilmon. He is survived by his wife, Jennie Louise Kilpatrick Morgan of Muskogee; sons, Gary Morgan and wife Tana of Plano, TX, Steve Morgan and wife Paula of Muskogee, OK; daughter, Marsha Nicks and husband Gary of Broken Arrow, OK; grandchildren, Steven Morgan and wife Jenny, Josh Palmore and wife Brittnie, Jada Palmore, Tyler Palmore, Gatlin Morgan, Ashley Morgan, and Darcy Ives; great-grandchildren, Brodie, Ryder, Tucker, James, Brooks, Mason, Morgan, Pierce, Ella and Owen; brother, Henry Larry Tilmon and wife Joy. Funeral services celebrating Lester’s life will be 12PM, Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Adrian Totty officiating. Interment will follow at Fort Gibson National Cemetery with Buck Thornton, Gary Nicks, Steven Morgan, Harley Lovelady, David Johnson and Sean Ives serving as pallbearers. Funeral services are under the direction of Cornerstone Funeral Home, 1830 N. York Street, Muskogee, OK. Condolences may be made to the family online at www.cornerstoneofmuskogee.com. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Lester Farrol Morgan please visit our Sympathy Store.

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