A funeral service for Cody Robert Morgan, 28, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2013 at the Wheatland United Methodist Church in Wheatland with Pastor Skip Perry officiating.
Cody Morgan died Friday, March 29, 2013 near Wheatland due to injuries received in an automobile accident.
Cody was born Oct. 10, 1984 in Denton, Texas the son of Fred and Linda Marie (Rutherford) Morgan. He moved to Wheatland in 1984 with his family. He was raised and educated in Wheatland and was married to Trudy of Gillette.
He was a very proud man, dad, son, and loving boyfriend. He was proud of his heritage, loved his family and friends. He lived every day to the fullest.
He had a passion for hunting, fishing and playing in the mud.
He is survived by his daughter and her mother, Hailey Marie Rice (Nikki Rice) of Casper, Wyoming; parents, Linda (Karl) Mann of Wheatland and Fred Morgan of Campbellsville, Ky.; maternal grandmother, Helen Rutherford of Wheatland; paternal aunt, Vera Wicks of Russell Springs, Ky.; maternal uncles, Kurt Rutherford and Gale (Silvia) Rutherford both of Dwyer; maternal cousin, Elyse Rutherford of Dwyer; brother, Russ Beverage of Grand Junction, Colo.; loving girlfriend, Marti Miller of Wheatland; and his extended family and friends.
Cody was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Carl Rutherford; maternal great uncle, Earl Rutherford; and brother, Jade Kline.
A memorial to the Cody R. Morgan Memorial Fund in care of the Bank of the West, 611 Ninth St., Wheatland, WY 82201 would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements are under the direction of Gorman Funeral Homes – Platte Chapel of Wheatland.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.gormanfh.com.