OBITUARY SUBMITTED BY:
115 East Hempstead Street, P.O. Box 298, Nashville, AR
Mary Jo Tapscott
Published: January 31, 2013
Mary Jo Tapscott, 91 of Murfreesboro, Arkansas passed away on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at Nashville, Arkansas. She was born on December 18, 1921 in Nashville, Arkansas. Mrs. Tapscott was a Baptist, and worked at the Pike County Hospital for many years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harmon Tapscott, her mother, Tura Copeland, two daughters, Linda Thorndyke and Loyce Tapscott, and two great-grandchildren. Survivors include two daughters Joyce Fugitt of Murfreesboro, Ark.; Judy Fagan and husband Rodney of Murfreesboro, Ark.; nine grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren, 15 great-great-grandchildren, and a special cousin, John Copeland and wife Jenny of Austin, Texas.
Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday, February 1, 2013 at the Latimer Funeral Home Chapel in Murfreesboro, with Bros. James Wainscott and Al Terrell officiating, burial to follow in Ozan Cemetery in Bingen, under the direction of Latimer Funeral Home in Murfreesboro. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, January 31 at Latimer Funeral Home in Murfreesboro. Memorials may be made to the Ozan Cemetery in Bingen. You may send an online sympathy message at www.latimerfuneralhome.com.