Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Mary Virginia (Hoover) Morgan, 89, a resident of Seligman, born Nov. 21, 1922, in Monett. She was a daughter of W.P. Hoover, Sr. and Virginia L. (Lugenbell) Hoover. She departed this life Dec. 4, 2011, in Seligman. She attended the Mission Baptist Church in Washburn.

On March 8, 1980, she was united in marriage with F.L. Morgan, who survives of the home.

Additional survivors include: two sons, John E. Mountjoy, of Mariana Del Rey, Calif.; Jerry P. Mountjoy and his wife, Lynn, of Granite Bay, Calif.; one daughter, Kristy E. Tate and her husband, Johnny, of Seligman; one stepdaughter, Jo Lee Duncan, of Edmond, Okla.; two stepsons, Michael Sutton and his wife, Carolyn, of Berryville, Ark.; one brother, Garry Hoover, of Berryville, Ark.; three sisters, Betty Huffman, Rita Capps, and Barbara Loriaux, all of Rogers, Ark.; six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her first husband, Harry Mountjoy; parents, W.P. and Virginia Hoover; four brothers; and one sister.

Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at the Eureka Springs Cemetery with Rev. Bob Scott officiating. Interment will follow the service in the Eureka Springs Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Online condolences may be sent to the family at