Mr. Vernon R. Montgomery, 103, passed away Wednesday, March 22, 2023, at his home surrounded by his loving family.
He was born October 18, 1919, in Denton’s Valley to the late Samuel and Pauline Montgomery and Vernon remained a life-long resident of the community. Vernon retired from VDOT after 40 years of service. Vernon loved to garden and stay busy doing chores around the house. He attended Denton’s Valley Baptist Church and Greenwood Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife of over 60 years, Stella Montgomery; one son, Larry Montgomery; and one sister, Irene Price.
He is survived by one daughter, Diane Wise and husband Mark; one son, Tommy Montgomery and wife Rhonda; 6 grandchildren, Kelly Montgomery, Billy Morseberger, Tabitha Morseberger, Tenille Montgomery, Thomas Wise, and Lauren Montgomery; one great-grandchild, Zander Price; his special dog, Max; nephews and many friends also survive.
A graveside service will be held Sunday, March 26, 2023, at 2:00 P.M. at Montgomery Cemetery in Denton’s Valley with Pastor Gordon Smith and Pastor Tim Stevens officiating. Those wishing to attend the service are asked to arrive by 1:45 P.M.
Frost Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the Montgomery family.