Michael Scott Monaghan, 66, a dispatcher at the University of Mississippi and former Clarksdale resident, died Saturday, March 16, 2019, at Baptist Hospital in Oxford.
Mike, who lived in Oxford, was an avid reader.
Survivors include his wife of 33 years, June Weems Monaghan of Water Valley; two sons, Justin Wiley Monaghan of Exeter, Calif., and Samuel Tobias Monaghan of Redding, Calif.; a daughter, Katherine Scott Monaghan of Mobile, Ala.; a step-brother, Thomas Michael Monaghan of Harrison, Ark.; a sister, Sue Livingston (Lonnie) of Pearl; and three grandchildren, Wiley J Monaghan, William Marcus Monaghan and Blake Louis Monaghan.
He was preceded in death by parents, Wiley Scott “Pete” and Katherine Rogers Monaghan.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, March 20, 2019, from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Clarksdale Baptist Church. A funeral service will begin at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the church with burial in the Oakridge Cemetery in Clarksdale.
Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale is handling the arrangements.