Charles Ray MONTGOMERY, Sr.

February 25, 1940 ~ August 28, 2007

Mr. Charles R. Montgomery, Sr., passed away early Tuesday morning, August 28, 2007, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Peters, MO at the age of 67 years, 6 months, & 23 days. Charles was born on February 25, 1940, in Farmington, and was the son of Forrest Montgomery and Ruth 'Mackley' Montgomery Coffey. Also preceding-in-death was 1 brother, John Edward 'Monty' Montgomery.

Charles retired from McMahon Ford and was a member of Teamsters Local #618.

Survivors Include: Shirley Montgomery, of St. Charles, MO; 6 Sons - Bob (& Betty) Wright, of Fredericktown; Charles Montgomery, Jr., of Bonne Terre; David (& Rebecca) Montgomery, of Farmington; Mike (& Jamie) Montgomery, of Bonne Terre; Casey Montgomery, of Atlanta, Georgia; Forrest (& Tina) Montgomery, of Bismarck. 2 Sisters: Alyce Martin, of Herculaneum & Sally Wamsley, of Branson, who passed away Wednesday August 29, 2007. Also surviving are 11 Grandchildren & 5 Great-Grandchildren.

Visitation: Thursday, 5-8 p.m. Visitation resumes Friday at 7:00 a.m.

Funeral : Friday, 11:00 a.m., August 31, 2007,

at : TAYLOR Funeral Service CHAPEL, with Rev. Larry Johnson officiating.

Interment at : Parkview Cemetery, Farmington.

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  1. Chuck, David and Family, Sorry to hear about the death of your loved one. May God Bless each of you today and in the days to come.

  2. My prayer for all of Charley's family is that God will give you comfort and peace during this difficult time. The loss of a loved one is never easy to understand. Please know that I am thinking of all of you at this time of loss and sorrow. God bless you all. Jan Montgomery

  3. Mike, Jamie and family, Please know i am thinking and praying for your family during your time of loss. Kathy Paul

  4. I never got to thank Charlie for all he did for us at the shop. He will be sadly missed by all of us at the shop.We are very sorry for the loss to the Montgomery family.

  5. David & Family, So very sorry to hear of your fathers passing. He was a long time friend and customer. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  6. David, Becky and Family- I am very sorry to hear of your Fathers death- Know we are thinking about you. Randy, Robyn and Laura Pigg

  7. Sorry to hear of Charle's death. He love to farm and work in the woodshop. I prepared his income taxes. Charles will be missed.

  8. Bobby, I am sorry to hear about the loss of your dad. I never got to meet him, but mom and Grandma spoke of him. I know that it has been a hard week for you, but just hang in there and things will get better. If you need anything at all, just let me know. Love and prayers Angela, Tony, Kelsi, and Austin Lee

  9. Bobby, Sorry about your father. Our sympathy is with you & your family. Sending our love & prayers, Jim & Dana Wampler

  10. I was sure sorry to hear about your father, I know you will miss him as I miss my father your uncle John Montgomery my thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  11. Mike, Casey, and Forrest – I was very sorry to see that your dad passed away. My thoughts (as always) are with you. As you half-sister I got to know Charlie as a child. He was always very kind. To your brothers, I'm very sorry for your loss also. God Bless.

  12. Bobby….So sorry to hear about your dad. Its been a hard time for you this week. You are in my heart and prayers.

  13. Cousins, Have many fond memories of good times on the farm when we were younger. Our prayers are with you. Sonya, Zar, & Kayla Kozer.

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