Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Ruth Smith Morgan, 78, of
Hilham, TN, will be held at 12:30 P.M. on Saturday, December
9, 2017, at the New Hope Community Church in the New Hope
community of Jackson County, TN. The family has chosen
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 11 A.M. until
time of services.
She passed away on Friday, November 24, 2017, at her
She was born February 18, 1939, in Overton County, TN, to
the late Lloyd Smith and Delores Smith. On October 14, 1961,
she was married to the late Donald Gene Morgan. She was the
owner of Morgan Upholstery in Trotwood, Ohio, and a member
of the New Hope Community Church. She loved watching and
feeding her hummingbirds, and was very generous and loving.
She loved her friends and family, and served in the U.S. Army.
She loved the Lord, and was a great prayer warrior for her
family and friends.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 2 Brothers: Herman Douglas Smith and an infant
brother; and 1 Sister: Shirley Isaacs.
Survivors include 1 Son: Ronald (Tina) Morgan of Tonopah,
AZ; 2 Daughters: Robin (Bob) Phillips of New Straitsville, OH,
and Angela Hicks of Brookville, OH; 5 Grandchildren: Amber
(Tyler) Cooper, Brielle (Daniel) Slaton, Dusty, Andy, and
Boston; 8 Great Grandchildren: Zac, Abi, Ashleigh, Braylon,
Timothy, Logan, Kingsten, and Noah; 1 Brother: Bill Smith of
Baxter, TN; and 2 Sisters: Nettie Morgan of Cookeville, TN, and
Bettie Crowe of Texas.
Bro. Phillip Morgan will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
New Hope Church building fund by contacting the funeral home.
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