Marvin Mitchell "Bill" Mhoon

Marvin Mitchell “Bill” Mhoon

Marvin Mitchell “Bill” Mhoon, 80, of Monticello, passed away on January 11, 2016 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.

He retired from Burlington Industries as a supervisor in shipping and receiving, was a substitute rural mail carrier and was of the Baptist faith.

Mr. Mhoon was born on January 1, 1936 in Monticello and was the son of the late Carl Mitchell Mhoon and Gracie Leona Scogin Mhoon.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Mitchell Mhoon; a brother, Robert Mhoon; and one sister, Novella Blasingame.

Survivors include his wife, Marilyn Wilson Mhoon of Monticello; a son, Robert Allen Mhoon of Little Rock; two daughters, Faye Mhoon of Chatsworth, Georgia and Kaye Whitener and husband Jeff of Nashville, Tennessee; two stepsons, Neal Wilson and wife Missy of Monticello and Lance Wilson and wife Mandy of Benton; grandchildren, Shawn Stevens and wife Chelsee of Nashville, Tennessee, Rowdy Hall and wife AmyJo of California, Alanta Cross and husband DJ of Columbus, Georgia, Amber Davis and husband Delon of Arizona, Mallary Dokke and husband Ryan of Nashville, Tennessee, Jackey Hall of Chatsworth, Georgia, Justin Mhoon of Georgia, Jared Whitener and wife Lindsey of Nashville, Tennessee, Lila Wilson and Caroline Wilson both of Monticello, William Mhoon of Little Rockand Shelby Mhoon of Dalton, Georgia; great-grandchildren, Liliana, Isabella, Colt, Jazmine, Rowdy, Tre, Archer, Scarlett and Levi; niece, Maurene Henry of Monticello; and nephew, David Blasingame of St. Louis, Missouri.

The funeral service will be held on January 13 at 2 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Home in Monticello. Visitation is January 13 from 1 p.m. until service time. Burial will be at Oakland Cemetery in Monticello.