Margaret Lucinda Muse

Monday, January 11, 2016
Margaret Muse

Margaret Lucinda Muse, 74, of Piggott, Ark., passed away January 9, 2016, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

She was born on September 1, 1941, in Plainview, Tex., and was the daughter of the late Edward Gilbert and Emma (Morrisett) Muse.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Millie Swift and her brothers, Norman Muse, Ray Muse and Joel Muse.

Margaret was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church in Piggott, where she loved singing in the choir. She had a passion for dogs and loved the Pittsburg Steelers.

Survivors include her brother, Dr. Jerry Muse and wife Linda of Jonesboro, Ark.; her sister, Imogene Scanella of New Jersey and many nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 11, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Danny Self officiating. Burial was in Piggott Cemetery. Pallbearers were Gary Weaver, Gary Swift, Logan Swift, David Swift, Jackson Rouse and Jackson Swift. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, was in charge of the arrangements. Visitation was held beginning at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, and continued until service time, at the funeral home.