Candace Lee Medas Morgan — 1982-2020

Published 5:49 pm Monday, May 25, 2020

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Mrs. Candace Lee Medas Morgan, 38, of Hogansville, passed away on May 21, 2020, at her residence.

Mrs. Morgan was born on Feb. 26, 1982, in Florida, to Robert Medas, Sr. and Lori Lynn Barnes Martelli. 

Her mother, Lori Lynn Barnes Martelli and her brother, Adam Medas preceded her in death. She was employed by the Troup County School System and was a teacher at Troup County High School. 

Survivors include her sons, Hunter Morgan and Fischer Morgan; husband, Joshua Wayne Overkamp; brother, Robert Medas, Jr.; sister, Tabitha Medas; stepfather, Louis Carl Martelli; extended family and a host of friends. 

Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at 2 p.m. at the Shadowlawn Cemetery.  A family visitation will be held on Wednesday beginning at 11 a.m. at the funeral home, with both events following COVID-19 guidelines and mandates. 

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Flowers will be accepted or donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.  Higgins LaGrange Chapel, 706-884-7117