Joe Owen Montgomery, 63, of Bryan went to be with the Lord on March 30, 2013 at Midland Memorial Hospital. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Friday, April 5, 2013 at Memorial Funeral Chapel in College Station. The funeral service is scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 6, 2013 at Living Hope Baptist Church, 4170 State Highway 6 S., College Station, TX 77845. Interment will follow at Bryan City Cemetery.
Joe was born July 27, 1949 in Greenville, Texas, the son of Jewel Fay (May) and Sidney Joe Montgomery. He graduated from Mesquite High School and East Texas State University. Mr. Montgomery served as a Dallas Police Officer for 15 years, and then taught Collision Reconstruction for the Law Enforcement Security Training Division of TEEX. He was a founding member and served on the boards of T.A.A.R.S. and A.C.T.A.R. Mr. Montgomery was also a partner in United Transportation Training. Joe served as the C.E.O. of Embrace Brazos Valley and was a member of Living Hope Baptist Church-Bryan.
Mr. Montgomery was preceded in death by his father and a daughter, Amity Montgomery.
Survivors include his wife, Jackie (Goodman) Montgomery; daughter, Jennifer Wilson and her husband Ed; mother, Fay Montgomery; sister, Pat Williams; grandsons, Chandler Wilson, Blake Wilson; nieces and nephews, Jeff Williams, Sara Grubbs, John Palmer, and Christopher Palmer.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Embrace Brazos Valley (P.O. Box 41 Wellborn, TX 77881), a Faith-based non-profit construction company, helping those in need.