Bradley Eugene Morgan



Bradley Eugene "Gene" Morgan, age 82, of Baber Road, Rutherfordton, NC, died, Saturday, October 7, 2017, at the Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. A native of Rutherford County he was a son of the late Charles Thomas Morgan and Nanny Sue Bradley Morgan; he traveled the country as a cook and was a skilled artist in both painting and woodworking.

Survivors include a son, Jeffrey Eugene Lowery of Rutherfordton, a daughter, Karen Lowery Bailey of Rutherfordton, and a sister, Josephine Hardin of Forest City. There are 3 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at eleven o'clock in the morning, Wednesday, October 11, 2017, in The Padgett and King Chapel with the Reverend Jerry Ruppe officiating. Interment will follow at the Cool Springs Cemetery. No formal visitation has been planned. Memorials for Gene may be sent to the Long Branch Road Baptist Church, 621 Long Branch Road, Forest City, NC 28043. The Padgett & King Mortuary & Crematory is in charge of arrangements and an online guest registry may be signed at