About Morgan Elementary

Our Namesake,
Fletcher Morgan Jr.

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Fletcher Morgan Jr. was born Oct. 6,  1920 in Bay City, Texas. Mr. Morgan was a farmer and rancher, was a veteran of World War II and served as an instructor and supervisor of  Veterans in Agriculture.

As a community leader, he held a membership in The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association, was the director of the Coastal Plains and Water Conservation District, secretary/treasurer for Sam Houston Resource and Development Area, Fort Bend County Farm Agency adviser, chairperson for the Gulf Coast Association of Soil and Water Conservations Districts and chairperson of the Audit Committee for the Texas State Water Conservation Board

During his lifetime Mr. Morgan earned many accolades for quality leadership and his favorite quote was: “Lives of great men all remind us, we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us, footprints on the sands of time.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Mr. Morgan passed away Sept. 3, 2009  leaving behind many family members who are very excited about the opening of Fletcher Morgan Jr. Elementary.