EAST PRAIRIE - David Aaron Morgan, 18, died at 3:42 a.m. Nov. 8, 2003, at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.
Born Aug. 15, 1985, in Sikeston, son of Carl Arthur "Bubba" Morgan and Angela Renee Brooks Morgan Jr., he was a lifelong resident of East Prairie and a senior at East Prairie High School. He was a member of the First General Baptist Church.
Survivors in addition to his parents include: one brother and sister-in-law, Joseph and Jessica Morgan; paternal grandmother, Ruth Ellen Morgan of East Prairie; maternal grandparents, Otis and Mindy Brooks of East Prairie; maternal great-grandmother, Mary Louise Williams of Matthews; one nephew, Luke Matthew Morgan; and several aunts and uncles.
His paternal grandfather, Carl Arthur Morgan, preceded him in death.
Visitation begins at 5 p.m. today at Shelby Funeral Home, where services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday. The Rev. Bill Meeks will officiate, assisted by Dr. Ray Barfield of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
Burial will follow in East Prairie Memorial Park Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Steve Riggins, Jamie Jackson, Butch Jackson, Jared Jackson, Coy Hall and Joe Carden.
may be sent to St. Jude Children's
501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 38105-1905