Originally started by David Beard and Marvin Morgan in 1980, Trico Lumber Co. has been owned and operated by Kyle & Rebbecca Morgan since 1991. Kyle has worked in the lumber and hardware business all his life, having been at Trico since 1983, after graduating from Stephen F. Austin State University with an accounting degree. Over the years, Trico has expanded to over 30,000 square feet of lumber and retail hardware space at the Hughes Springs location. In 2009, they opened a 15,000 square foot store in Linden.
Kyle and Rebbecca have been married for over 27 years. They have two children Jordan and Judson Morgan. Jordan is a 2009 graduate of Texas A&M University – College Station and a 2011 graduate of the University of Texas- San Antonio with a Masters of Architecture. She is recently married to Derrik Godwin and they reside in San Antonio. Judson Morgan is presently enrolled at the University of Texas - Tyler as a business major with plans of coming back to the family business after graduation.