Willard F. Morgan, 96, Hoxie, died Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015, at Citizens Medical Center, Colby.

He was born May 25, 1919, in Tasco, rural Sheridan County, to John Franklin and Elsie Geneal (Quakenbush) Morgan.

He married Mary Edna (Wigginton) Morgan on May 1, 1949, in Hoxie. She preceded him in death. He was a farmer/rancher. He was a U.S. Navy veteran.

Survivors include two sons, Sam Morgan, Hoxie, and Bob Morgan, Okeechobee, Fla.; four daughters, Myrna Goracke, Phillipsburg, Elsie Rietcheck, Menlo, and Susan Draper and Judy Kennedy, both of Colby; a brother, Arthur Morgan, Hoisington; 13 grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and six stepgreat-grandchildren

He was preceded in death by an infant son, John Henry Morgan; and a grandson.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at First Presbyterian Church, Hoxie; inurnment in Hoxie City Cemetery.

There will be no visitation.

Memorials are suggested to Gideons International, Sheridan County Library, or First Presbyterian Church of Hoxie, in care of Mickey-Leopold Funeral Home, Hoxie.

Condolences can be sent to the family at www.mickeyleopoldfuneral.com.