Sareeta Tawain Morgan made her peaceful transition to her heavenly home on August 5, 2019, in Knoxville, TN.
Sareeta was born on June 4, 1975 in Farmington Hills, Michigan. She resided in Detroit Michigan. She moved to Birmingham, Alabama 2018. She was the oldest of four siblings. Sareeta graduated from Catherine Ferguson Academy in Detroit, Michigan and attended Pellississippi State in Knoxville, Tennessee. She joined the U.S. Army in 1993 and was trained as a Wire Systems Installer.
Sareeta earned many Military awards: Including Army Lapel Buttons, Army Achievement Medals, National Defense Service Medal/Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Sharpshooter Marksmanship Qualification Badge with Rifle Bar. She was also, a member of the Army Reserve. After her honorary discharge from the service she worked in the retail and food industry.
Words from her daughter Brittany “She loved her grand babies; she was army strong and tough on the outside but sweet and loving on the inside. She was able to find joy in the simple things of life. She never asked for much and was easy to please. She wanted to travel, take up photography and real estate.”
She was preceded in death by her Grandmother and Step Grandfather: Elberta and Albert Orr and on her father’s side Grandmother and Grandfather: Frances Coleman and Clayborn Beverly.
She leaves to cherish her memories, a loving daughter Brittany Morgan, two grandchildren Danielle Morgan and Jaylin Morgan. Her mother,Toby Dial (Reginal), Father, Clayborn Beverly II. Sisters: LaTrina Schneider and Rahsheen Kidwell (Willis), Brothers: Laval Brown, Julian Poole, Clayborn Beverly III (Brittany), Anthony Beverly (Paula), Malcolm Beverly and Isiah Beverly. Aunts: Joyce Kidd, Christy Winston (Freddie), Denise Baily, Stacey Beverly, Carmilli Coleman and D’Shahn Coleman. Uncles: Nelson Orr and Mark Jackson (Cheree), Special family Robert Sloan (Earnestine) and many other family members and devoted friends too numerous to include.
Saturday, August 17, 2019, the family will receive friends from 3:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. with service to follow at Oak Valley Baptist Church, 194 Hampton Road, Oak Ridge, TN 37830. Reverend Derrick Hammond officiating. The service will conclude with military honors. As requested by the family, there will be a private interment. Flowers may be delivered to the church the day of the service. Professional arrangements entrusted to Patton Funeral Home, Brian L. Buckmon, LFD 1-800-824-8283 or www.pattonfuneralhome1962.com
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