Betty “Jane” Morgan, age 94, of Oak Ridge

Betty “Jane” Morgan, age 94, of Oak Ridge, passed away on Thursday, September 15, 2022.  Jane was a member of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church. She was born April 15, 1928 in Connersville, Indiana to the late Harry Fitzgerald and Mary Elizabeth Fitzgerald.  She devoted her life to being a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great, great grandmother.  She believed that God was first and family a close second. She faithfully read her Bible and her favorite activity was holding and loving on babies. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Earl T. Morgan, her son Patrick Morgan, her son-in-law Randy Benefield and several brothers and sisters.


Jane is survived by her children; Susan Hammons & husband Mike, Gary Morgan & wife Elaine, Betsy Morgan, Kim Benefield, Jason Morgan & wife Libby; Daughter-in-law Rene Morgan; 18 grandchildren, 37 great grandchildren, 4 great-great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

The family will have a visitation on Thursday, September 22, 2022, from 5-7 PM at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home.  In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be made to St. Mark’s United Methodist Church Good Sam program.

Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements. www.holleygamble.com

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:30 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, and cats Oliver, Bow and Libby.

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