John D. Morgan, 69, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, April 29, 2011.Mr. Morgan was born in Decatur, Ga., to Willis and Annie Morgan. He was a longtime member of Central Church of Christ where he served as deacon and a song leader and was retired from East Tennessee Grading as a truck driver. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Dean Carter; and brothers, Bill Chambers, Ralph, Robert and Dewey Morgan.Surviving are his wife of 50 years, Laura Morgan; son, John David Morgan and wife, Elizabeth; granddaughter, Anne Marie Morgan; sister, Evelyn Maruca; and several nieces and nephews.In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Martin Boyd Christian Home, 6845 Standifer Gap, Chattanooga, Tenn.Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. today, May 2, 2011, at the funeral home with Minister John Cupp officiating and visitation one hour prior to the service.Burial will follow at Lakewood Memory Gardens West in Tiftonia, Tenn.Arrangements are by the Valley View Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory, and Florist, 7414 Old Lee Highway. Please share your condolences at www.chattanoogavalleyviewchapel.com.