Posted: Thursday, July 8, 2010 4:21 pm
The Messenger, July 8, 2010
William A. Montgomery, 87, of Newbern, father of Judy Ellis and Dale Montgomery, both of Kenton, died July 7, 2010, at Humboldt Veterans Hospital.
Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Leitherland Funeral Home in Rutherford, with burial following there in Rutherford City Cemetery. The Rev. Marlon Stephens will officiate.
Friends may call at the funeral home 6-9 this evening.
He was born May 3, 1923, son of the late William Earl and Ruth (Foster) Montgomery. He was the husband of Meddie Montgomery, who survives, and had been a bank courier. He was a member of Mount Tirzih Baptist Church.
Survivors also include his stepchildren, Pat Sanders, Calvin Anderson Jr., Johnny Anderson and Joel Anderson; and four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by his sister, Ann Petty; and his brother, Charles Edwin Montgomery.