Mrs. Sarah E. Morgan, widow of the late Mitchell Morgan, died at the home of her daughter, M.G. Clopton, ten miles east of Americus Sunday morning at 8 o’clock. Mrs. Morgan had lived to the ripe age of eighty-six years. She was a noble Christian woman who had performed well her part of this life. She leaves a large circle of friends and relatives to mourn her death. Mrs. Morgan was the mother of Mrs. J.F. Bolton, Mrs. N.G. Clopton, Mrs. J.I. Hudson; Messrs. J.T. Morgan and T.J. Morgan. The funeral was held from the First Baptist church yesterday, services conducted by Rev. S.C. Dean; burial in Oak Grove cemetery.
Source: The Americus Times-Recorder, Americus, Georgia, Tuesday, July 4, 1899; Pg. 3, Column 3