Obituary: Mary Lou (Montgomery) Oliver


Mary Lou (Montgomery) Oliver
of Hot Springs, Ark.

January 29, 1934 – March 24, 2021

Mary Lou (Montgomery) Oliver, 87, of Hot Springs, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, March 24, 2021.

She was born January 29, 1934, in Reidsville, North Carolina to David Alvis Montgomery and Mary (Kimbrough) Montgomery.

Mary was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Batesville; she also belonged to Arkansas Teachers Association. She enjoyed reading, sewing, and most of all spending time with her family and teaching school.

Survivors include her daughter, Grace Murphy of Amity; three grandchildren, Sarah Ellen Murphy, Emily Anne McDaniel (James), and Mary Charles Murphy; four great-grandchildren, Gavin Oliver Murphy, Tatum Landry McDaniel, Ezra Rose McDaniel, and Trevor Wyatt Murphy.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Charles Robert Oliver Jr.; and sister, Anna Farish.

A graveside memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday, May 22, 2021, at Oaklawn Cemetery. Arrangements were handled by Roller-Crouch Funeral Home of Batesville.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 775 E Boswell St, Batesville, AR 72501.

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