Vivian Joyce King Morgan

July 12, 1927March 13, 2018

Sulphur- Vivian Joyce King Morgan, 90, passed away after a long battle with Dementia and Alzheimer's on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, with her family by her side.

She was a native of Westlake and had been a longtime resident of Sulphur. Houston River Baptist Church was her church home. She was known by many names: Viv, Auntie, Jeep, Ma Morgan, and Maw Maw, but the most cherished of all was Mom.

Vivian leaves behind to cherish her memory, her children, Trudy Wooten, Susan Alexander and husband, Ray, Shirley Soileau and husband, "Big Mike", R.C. Morgan and wife, Gloria, Scuddy J. Morgan and wife, Cathy, and Sheila McNabb, all of Sulphur; one brother, Larry King of Sulphur; fourteen grandchildren; and fourteen great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband, A.C. "Sonny" Morgan; her parents, George and Katie King; her sister, Vera Koonce; and brothers, Ed, Dean, Chester, Lester, Teko, and Robert King.

Her funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 15, in Hixson-Sulphur Memorial Funeral Home. The Rev. Lonnie Gothrup will officiate. Burial will be in Royer Cemetery in Sulphur. Visitation is from 9 a.m. Thursday in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made to The Alzheimer's Association of Louisiana, 7732 Goodwood Blvd, Suite #110, Baton Rouge, LA 70806. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at


  • Trudy Wooten, Daughter
  • Susan Alexander and husband Ray, Daughter
  • Shirley Soileau and husband "Big Mike", Daughter
  • R.C. Morgan and wife Gloria, Son
  • Scuddy J. Morgan and wife Cathy, Son
  • Sheila McNabb, Daughter
  • Larry King, Brother
  • A.C. "Sonny" Morgan, Husband
  • George and Katie King, parents
  • Vera Koonce, Sister
  • Ed, Dean, Chester, Lester, Teko, and Robert King, Brothers
  • also left to cherish her memory are fourteen grandchildren; and fourteen great-grandchildren.

  • Alzheimer's Association of Louisiana


  • Visitation Thursday, March 15, 2018
  • Funeral Service Thursday, March 15, 2018

Vivian Joyce King Morgan

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Dorothy Kelley

March 14, 2018

Vivian my sweet and kind friend, we met and became friends as coworkers at W T HENNING SCHOOL. I enjoyed your friendship and our daughters were good friends. I know you are at rest and I have prayed for you and your beautiful children. Dementia is such a terrible process as I lost my husband to it over a year ago. See you again sweet friend.

Dorothy Kelley

Pam Harris

March 13, 2018

Ms Viv was such a special lady. I really loved this woman. I remember when all the family came to stay with me when Rita hit. I must have gained 25 lbs in three weeks from her cooking. My stove was in shock from all the use. She always made Trudy call and check on me when she saw there were storms in Alabama. When I think of her it will be of all the happy times we spent together. Heaven got a “Special Angel “ today.
Pam Harris