Mr. Ernest Wesley Morgan, Jr., age 73 of Barnesville, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012 at Emory Hospital.Mr. Morgan was born in Fayette County on Dec. 18, 1938. He is preceded in death by his parents, Ernest W. Morgan Sr. and Lula Mae Cox Morgan; sister, Margene Lindsey; and brothers, Willie Dan Cox and Betrum Cox. He was a member of Panhandle Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Shirley Morgan; son and daughter-in-law, Wesley and April Morgan; daughters and son-in-law, Geraldine and Larry Knowles and Anita Morgan-Brannon; grandchildren, Kasey Nicholson and husband, Brandon, Jarrett Morgan, Tyler Knowles, Brad and Morgan Brannon and Christian Brannon, all of Barnesville; great-grandson, Trevor McWhorter; great-granddaughter, Abigail Chamber; brothers and sisters-in-law, Wilbur and Nancy Morgan of Fayetteville, Ricky and Cassie Cox of Orchard Hill and J.W. Morgan of Fayetteville; sisters and brothers-in-law, Lisa Johnson of Griffin, Clara and Wayne Harper of Griffin, Sheila and Steve Landers of Morrow, Ruth Ellison of Fayetteville and Dixie and Monroe Ellison of Fayetteville; his best friend his dog, Chunky; and several nieces and nephews. Visitation for Mr. Ernest Wesley Morgan Jr. will be Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. Pastor Marlin Parrott will officiate. Conner-Westbury Funeral Home, 1891 W. McIntosh Rd., Griffin, is in charge of arrangements, conner-westburyfuneralhome.com.