Hollis Marie Day Allgood, 1919 ~ 2009

Hollis Marie Allgood, 90, beloved wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2009 at her home surrounded by her family.

Hollis was born Jan. 6, 1919 in Moab, the daughter of Nathan Abraham and Hazel Wilcox Day. She grew up in La Sal, Hiawatha, Huntington and Moab, Utah.

Hollis married Marvin Lester Allgood of Grand Junction, Colo., on July 20, 1938 in Castle Rock, Colo. She was sealed to her husband of 67 years and nine children Feb. 10, 2005 in the Bountiful Utah Temple, fulfilling her life-long goal.

She was a faithful member of the LDS Church and served in many responsible church positions.

She was a caring and selfless mother and grandmother to her large family her entire life. Hollis was an avid gardener and accomplished artist. She loved the out of doors and spent countless days camping and fishing with her family.

She is survived by her sister, Audrey McDougald, Moab; four sons, Marvin Dee (Judith), Gambrills, Md.; H. Bruce (Karen) Nashua, N.H.; Thomas W. (Dixie), Layton; Robert D. (Doris), Riverdale; three daughters, Donna M. (Clark) Williamson, Layton; Betty Joan (Allen) Kingsbury Oliver, Bountiful; Barbara (Ray Jr.) Snow, St. George; 27 grandchildren, 70 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin, brothers Neldon and Lester Day, sister Helen Allen, sons Larry G. and Jerry N., sons-in-law Allen Kingsbury and Ray Snow Jr., grandchild David B. Allgood, great-grandchildren Tyson Horton, Rachael Pack and Kyle Allgood.

Funeral services were held Monday, May 11 at the Holmes Creek Stake Center in Layton, Utah. Interment was in Grand Valley Cemetery, in Moab on Tuesday, May 12.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.lindquistmortuary.com.