Funeral services for Mrs. Virginia Williamson
Montgomery, of Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 1
P.M. on Wednesday, February 28, 2007, at the Gainesboro
First United Methodist Church in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will
follow in the Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in the Stone
community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 5 – 8 P.M. at
the funeral home, and on Wednesday the body will lie in state
at the church from 12 Noon until time of services.
Mrs. Montgomery passed away on Monday, February 26,
2007, at Cumberland River Hospital in Celina, TN.
She was born November 30, 1917, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late James Frank and Rebecca Ann Williamson. She
was married to the late Martin Draper “Tootie”
Montgomery. She was a former teacher at Jackson County
High School and graduated from Baxter Seminary and
Tennessee Tech. Mrs. Montgomery was a member of the
Gainesboro First United Methodist Church.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded
in death by 5 Brothers: D.C. “Pete” Williamson, Cecil
Williamson, Jack Williamson, Frank (Bowser) Williamson, and
Charlie Williamson; and 5 Sisters: Minnie Ada Holliman, Matt
Johnson, Dona Mai Lee, Ruby Cornwell, and Hallie Johnson.
Survivors include 2 Sons: Jim Bob and wife Bennie Sue
Montgomery, and Frank Martin and wife Terry Montgomery, all
of Gainesboro, TN; 4 Grandchildren: Cheryl Montgomery,
Jimmy (Kelly) Montgomery, Rob (Melissa) Montgomery, and
Russ Montgomery; and 2 Great-Grandchildren: Ben
Silberman and Will Silberman.
Rev. Kathy Bowles and Rev. Steve Vanhooser will officiate at
Memorial donations may be made to the Gainesboro First
United Methodist Church by contacting Anderson – Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home.
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