Betty Aretta (Simpson) Morgan, 1929-2018

Betty Aretta (Simpson) Morgan, 1929-2018

BETHANY, MO: Betty Aretta (Simpson) Morgan, 89, Bethany, MO passed away Monday, March 5, 2018 at a Bethany, MO nursing home.

She was born January 5, 1929 in Pattonsburg, MO the daughter of Elmer and Goldie (Mikes) Simpson.

Betty was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Lois Pittzenbarger; brother, David Simpson; several infant brothers and sisters; loving husband of 67 years, James Foster Morgan; and great granddaughter, Karli Holcomb.

She is survived by one daughter, Liz (Steve) Wilson, Albany, MO; daughter, Jerry (Rhonda) Morgan, McFall, MO; 3 granddaughters, Lori (Mike) Crawford, Kelli (Chris) Cowell, April Morgan; step-granddaughter, Karri (Sand) Phillips; great grandchildren, Jacob Holcomb, Hunter Cowell, Addisyn Crawford, Laramie Cowell, Parker Holcomb, and Jordan Hansen; step-great grandchildren, Jordan (Kevin) Stoll, Beckett Phillips, Garrett Phillips; siblings, Becky (Wayne) Webb, Pattonsburg, Garry (Sandra) Simpson, Albany, Pamela (Jim) Sweat, Pattonsburg, and Linda McVicker, Lathrop; and she also leaves behind several brothers and sisters-in-law, as well as many nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, March 9 at Roberson Funeral Home, Bethany, MO. Burial will follow in Oak Ridge Cemetery, Pattonsburg, MO. The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Oak Ridge Cemetery and/or New Hope Baptist Church in care of Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 46, Bethany, MO 64424. Online condolences may be left at

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