Robert William Morgan, 71, of Waxahachie passed away Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, in Waxahachie. He was born Dec. 3, 1939, in Purdon, Texas, to Otis O. and Wynelle Rutherford Morgan.

He was a longtime member of First Baptist Church in Waxahachie, member and past president of the Waxahachie Lions Club, past president of the Waxahachie United Way and a member of the Waxahachie Chamber of Commerce. He owned and operated Robert Morgan State Farm Insurance for many years in Waxahachie.

He is survived by his mother, Wynelle Morgan Timmerman of Madisonville, Texas; two sons, Todd and Dee Morgan of Longview, Texas, and Robert Christopher and Jodie Morgan of Richmond Va.; one brother, Wayne and Bettie Morgan of Madisonville, Texas; five grandchildren, Jacob Morgan, Matthew Morgan, Jessica Morgan, Robert Christopher Morgan II and Savannah Nicole Morgan; and one great-grandson, Grant Morgan.

He was preceded in death by his father, Otis O. Morgan, in 1971.

Services to celebrate his life are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, at the Pat Boze Memorial Chapel of Wayne Boze Funeral Home with Dr. Leroy Fenton officiating. Interment will follow at Waxahachie City Cemetery.

A visitation with the family will be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011, at Wayne Boze Funeral Home.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wayne Boze Funeral Home in Waxahachie. www.waynebozefuneralhome.com