Viva LaNell Stacy was born on March 28, 1926, in Prague, and departed this life on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, in Shawnee, Oklahoma, at the age of 90.

Viva LaNell Stacy was born on March 28, 1926, in Prague, and departed this life on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, in Shawnee, Oklahoma, at the age of 90.

Viva, the daughter of Alvin Forrest and Pearl (Stiffler) Montgomery, was a resident of Shawnee. She was a faithful member of Wallace Avenue Baptist Church. Viva enjoyed working crosswords and puzzles, doing cross stitch, watching game shows and spending time with family and grandkids.

Viva’s parents and two sisters, Norma Jo Davis and Mary Wade preceded her in death.

Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law: Charles and Gayle Stacy, Shawnee, Mike and Carolyn Stacy, Shawnee, Randy Stacy and Judith, Tecumseh and Jim Stacy, Bixby; daughter and son-in-law, Sally and Danny Hunter, Oklahoma City; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; brother Dwight Montgomery, Prague; and many other family and friends.

The Stacy family will receive friends on Friday, Jan. 6, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Parks Brothers Funeral Home in Prague.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 at Parks Brothers Funeral Chapel in Prague with Richard Hight officiating. Interment will follow at Garden Grove Cemetery.  Services are under the direction of Parks Brothers Funeral Service in Prague.