Mrs. Myrtle M. Egby|
June 2, 1937 - July 20, 2014
OPELOUSAS - Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, July 26, 2014 at St. Mark United Methodist Church in Opelousas, LA, for Mrs. Myrtle M. Egby, 77, who entered eternal rest, Sunday, July 20, 2014 at her residence in Opelousas, LA.
Interment will be in Garden of Memory in Opelousas, LA.
Mrs. Egby is survived by her children, seven sons, Charles A. Morris of Opelousas, LA, Michael Morris of Opelousas, LA, Daniel Morris (Sabrina) of Columbia, SC, Larry Morris (Mary) of Opelousas, LA, James Morris of Opelousas, LA, Rev. Junius Egby, Jr. (Joy) of Opelousas, LA, Ryan Egby of Opelousas, LA and Sherman Egby (Rita) of Columbia, SC; a daughter, Myrtle A. Egby of Opelousas, LA; three sisters, Beatrice Tongee, Martha Stevens both of Houston, TX and Mary Lee Quirk of Opelousas, LA; 17 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and special friends.
Mrs. Egby was preceded in death by her husband, Junius Egby, Sr.; parents, Andrew Morris & Mary Castille Morris; three sons, Robert, Mark and John Terry Morris; three brothers, Manuel, Matthew and Joseph Morris.
Visiting hours will be observed from 8:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. Saturday, July 26, 2014 at St. Mark United Methodist Church in Opelousas, LA.
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Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Williams Funeral Home of Opelousas, 337-942-2037.
Published in the Daily World on July 24, 2014