Funeral services for Mr. Arthur Morris Montgomery are scheduled for Friday, April 14, 2017 11:00 AM at True Vine Baptist Church with Rev. Chris Nauls officiating. Interment will be held in Evergreen Memorial Park under the direction of Brooks Sterling & Garrett Funeral Directors.
Mr. Montgomery was born in Upshur County October 15, 1933 to Floyd and Artie Montgomery. He was the oldest of six children. He joined church at an early age and after moving to Tyler he united with True Vine Baptist Church where he was a dedicated member.
He attended local school in Gilmer and was a graduate of Valley View High School. He received his undergraduate degree from Prairie View A&M College and earned his Masters Degree from East Texas State University. He taught Agriculture throughout his career and retired from Robert E. Lee High School.
He leaves behind a loving and devoted wife of 54 years Asalee Taylor Montgomery; son Keith Montgomery. Five sisters Lucy Goss, Audrey Dillard, Valra Johnson, Carol Elder and Ronda Montgomery. Also, many neices, nephews, cousins and lifelong friends.
Public viewing at the funeral home Thursday, 12:00 - 7:00 PM
Brooks Sterling & Garrett Funeral Directors
302 N Ross St
Tyler, TX 75702
Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on Apr. 13, 2017