Born in Enoree, South Carolina, he was a son of the late John Montgomery and Thelma L. Phelps Montgomery.
He is survived by three daughters, Felicia L. (Eugene) L. Freeman, Terri C.(Jerry) Evans of Simpsonville and Stephanie (Bradford Eckart) of Atlanta, GA; two brothers, Nathaniel (Erma) Montgomery of Blythewood and Michael (Cynthia) Montgomery of Waterloo; four sisters, Thelma Marie (Edward) Brown, Peggy L. Montgomery, Betty M. (Lovell) Williams all of Columbia, MD and Theresa (James) Henry of Laurens and three grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held 2 p.m., Saturday, July 1, 2017 at the White Plains Baptist Church, with Dr. Johnny L. Johnson officiating. Burial in the church cemetery.
The family is at the home.
Beasley Funeral Home, Laurens.