Services for Merthyr V. Mount will be at 2PM, Friday, August 5, 2022 at Jena Church of Christ, Jena, LA with Bro. John Barker officiating. Visitation will be from 10AM until time of service at 2PM, Friday, August 5th at the church. Interment will be at White’s Ridge Cemetery, Jonesville, LA under the direction of Magnolia Funeral Home, Alexandria.
Merthyr V. Mount, 82, of Glade, LA passed away Saturday, July 30, 2022 at his home.
He was preceded in death by father, Merthyr Reeves Mount Sr.; mother, Evelyn Ernestine Pruitt Mount; son, Merthyr Reeves Mount II; grandsons, Merthyr Reeves Mount III and Rodney Carl Cockerham II; brother, Seabrum Dale Mount Sr.; nephew, Seabrum Mount II; great nephew, Corbin Carpenter.
Those left to cherish his memory include his loving wife of 54 years, Ada Wallace Mount; daughter, Tracy Mount Abernathy and husband Cy; daughter, June Mount Herron and husband Heath; grandchildren, Heath Herron II, Colby Mount, Saylor Cockerham, Jada Mount, Hayden Herron and Holden Herron; great grandchildren, Preston Reeves Mount, Karson Vester Mount, Ayda Herron, Aayden Herron, Cade Herron, Hope Marie Herron, Saylor Surville Cockerham II; 2 sisters, Mandy Evelyn Mount and Mildred Myrtle Campbell; numerous other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers will be Cy Abernathy, Heath Herron Sr., Hayden Herron, Heath Herron II, Holden Herron and John Austin Barker. Honorary pallbearers will be Saylor Cockerham and Zach Barker.