James Clay Morgan, age 72, passed away September 1, 2020 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Savannah from complications of Covid-19. He was born in Savannah on December 12, 1947, the son of Dimitri Dejanikus and Lucretia Payne Morgan, and was a longtime resident. James was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church.
Surviving are two brothers and two sisters in law: John Avery Morgan and Fiordaliza Morel of Silver Spring, MD; Alexander Payne Morgan and Janice Morgan of Detroit, MI, and two nieces and two nephews: Nancy Melissa Morgan, Julia Zahava Morgan, John Avery Morgan, Jr., and Abraham Clay Morgan.
James was known as a man of faith, and he had been a member of the Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International for many years. He is remembered for his kindness and his love of animals. He was an enthusiastic collector of vintage science-fiction movies.
A graveside service will be held at 1:00 pm on September 8, 2020, in Bonaventure Cemetery with the Reverend Layne Sanders officiating.
A memorial service will be organized in the spring. Details to be announced.
Remembrances may be made to Immanuel Baptist Church, 7375 Hodgson Memorial Dr, Savannah, GA 31406Print This Obituary & Condolences