Funeral services for Dealie Almaline Morgan, 82, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, February20, 2016 in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. Morgan passed away at 10:00 p.m., Monday, February 15, 2016 at her home.
She was born November 7, 1933, at Marston, Missouri, to Lavoy Roy Akins and Esther Lea Curtis Akins. On December 7, 1948, she was married at Paragould, Arkansas, to James William Morgan, who preceded her in death on May 4, 2015. Mrs. Morgan was a hard working wife and mother; she worked at several different jobs including an auditor in hospitality and for the United States Air Force. She loved her family very much and enjoyed spending time with her children and being a part of their lives. She enjoyed crocheting and pogo games. Mrs. Morgan was of the Catholic faith.
She is survived by six daughters, Shara Morgan, St. Peters, Missouri, Katherine McCoy and husband, Rick, Fort Walton Beach, Florida, Patricia Samoylova and husband, Pavel, New Orleans, Louisiana, Jacqueline Horseman and husband, Ruben, Fort Belknap, Montana, Rita Livingston and husband, Jim, Long Beach, Mississippi and Carolyn McLendon and husband, Russell, Fort Walton Beach, Florida; one adopted son, Larry Akins; twenty-three grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; one brother, Lorenzo “Hotsy” McNeary and wife, Billie Jo; and several nieces and nephews.
Her parents, husband, two sons, James William Morgan, Jr. and James Michael Morgan, one daughter, Sandra Lane and two brothers, Valentia Franklin Akins and K.W.F. “Willo” Akins, precede her in death.
Visitation will be from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Friday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Dripping Springs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Dripping Springs Cemetery and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.