Roy Howard Montgomery, 84, of Apex, North Carolina, was taken home to be with his Lord on May 13, 2013 at Duke Hospital in Durham, NC. Howard was brought into this world to Ward Montgomery and Pearl Day Montgomery on January 26, 1929 in Logan County, West Virginia. Prior to moving to North Carolina, Howard lived and worked in Cleveland, Ohio, where he was a proud retiree of General Motors, having been employed at the Chevy Parma Plant from 1952 until 1987.
Howard is preceded in death by his Father - Ward Montgomery; Mother - Pearl Day Montgomery; Brothers - Ray Montgomery and Raymond Montgomery; and Sister - Marie Montgomery Conn.
He is survived by his Wife - Oma Dean Montgomery; Daughters - Marcia Montgomery Buehner of Connecticut and Tricia Montgomery of North Carolina; and Brothers - Jack Montgomery and Roger Montgomery, both of Ohio.
A celebration of Howard's life will be held at 2:00 PM Thursday, May 16, 2013 at Olive Chapel Baptist Church, 600 New Hill-Olive Chapel Rd, Apex, NC 27502. Burial will be immediately following the service in the church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to support caregiver respite and treatment research for patients with Frontotemporal Degeneration can be made in memory of Howard Montgomery at: http://www.theaftd.org/
But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. 1 Corinthians 15:57