Russell W. Morgan, 65, of Lexington, formerly of Taylorville and Nokomis, died at 9 a.m. Thursday (Feb. 1, 2018) at home.
He was born June 20, 1952, in Vandalia, the son of Francis and Goldie Morgan of Nokomis.
Surviving are two sisters, Vivian Hill, Lexington, and Lori Morgan, Taylorville; six nieces and nephews, Robert Painter, Lexington; Carl W. (Lori) Painter, Oswego; Tammy (Don) Gordon, Lexington; Mark (Linda) Langley, Peoria; Shawny (Connie) Langley-Burnett, Lexington; and Jennifer (Levi) Deny, Fort Campbell, Ky.; a special great-nephew, Justin (Misty) Bone-Hayter; and several great- and great-great-nieces and -nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother and one sister.
Russell previously worked at Walmart and Steak ’n Shake in Normal.
Cremation rights are accorded. Celebration of life will be at a later date.