Funeral services for Miss Morgan Russell, age 19 of Fayetteville will be conducted Friday at 3 PM at Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. Tommy Ward officiating. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Memorial Gardens. Miss Russell passed away Tuesday October 27th, 2009 in Huntsville Hospital in Huntsville, AL
A native of Clairborne County, TN, she was the daughter of Jerrie Lynn (Harry) Russell of Fayetteville, TN and James Ned Russell of Speedwell, TN. She was a member of the Cawood United Methodist Church and a graduate of Lincoln County High School’s Class of 2008.
Morgan was so greatly loved by her parents, family, and friends. She had a loving and giving heart to all that knew her. She loved animals and was an advocate against animal cruelty. In her death, she gave the gift of life to others by being an organ donor. Her beautiful smile will be missed by all.
In addition to her parents she is survived by several aunts and uncles, Dr. Mike and Violet Harry, Dan and Jackie Harry, Susan Merritt, Chris and Maria Harry, Gail and Lynn Swails, Dr. Mark and Joann Russell and Kim Russell, maternal grandmother Maybelle (Reese) Harry, several cousins, Patrick Harry, Emily Wiggs, Heath Mann, Daniel Harry, Reese Harry, Tarek Harry, Sarah Merritt, Abby Merritt, Tebin Harry, Josh Harry, Cristina Harry, Sayrah Lane, Alisa Ferguson, Caitlin Russell, Kristin Russell, Boomer Russell. She was preceded in death by maternal grandfather Jerry Harry, paternal grandparents C.H. Russell Jr. and Allie Russell.
Visitation with the family will be Friday from Noon till time of service at 3. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to either, Fayetteville Humane Society, PO Box 37 Fayetteville, TN 37334, Cawood United Methodist Church, c/o Nancy Leach, 4557 Old Highway 63 Speedwell, TN 37870, or First United Methodist Church 200 N. Elk Avenue Fayetteville, TN 37334.