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William O. Montgomery, 81, Taylor County, KY (1938-2020)

William O. Montgomery of Campbellsville, Kentucky, formerly of Greensburg, son of the late Zeral Archie Montgomery and Dora Gladys McKinney Montgomery, was born on Saturday, July 18, 1938 in Green County and departed this life on Friday, January 31, 2020 at his residence in Taylor County, Kentucky. He was 81 years, 6 months and 13 days of age.

The funeral services will be conducted at 11amCT Monday, February 3, 2020 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home in Greensburg with burial to follow in the Montgomery Cemetery. Bro. Deon Jewell will be officiating.

Visitation is requested from 4-8pm Sunday and after 7am Monday until time of the service.

Pallbearers will be Edward Price, Michael Price, Kenny Montgomery, Clark Rueda, Bryan Montgomery.

He had served in the United States Air Force and was a retired Maintenance Mechanic for Valvoline Oil and Lube.

He is survived by his wife, Edna Mae Price Montgomery of Campbellsville, having united in marriage on August 23, 2015.

Other survivors include a daughter: Melissa Gale Hovious of Campbellsville; three sons and a daughter-in-law: Raymond J. and Vita Montgomery of Greensburg, William O. Montgomery, Jr. of Campbellsville and Shannon Z. Montgomery of Louisville; a step-daughter: Denise Johnson of Louisville; a sister and a brother: Elizabeth Wagner and Timmy Montgomery, both of Campbellsville; eleven grandchildren: Brianna Hovius of Campbellsville, Brandon Hovius of China, Bryan Montgomery of Greensburg, Ashley Montgomery of Campbellsville, Christen Montgomery of Lexington, Morgan Montgomery and Shannon Montgomery, Jr., both of Louisville, Clark Rueda and Patricia Morrison, both of Greensburg, Tara Johnson and Cody Johnson and seven great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

Mr. Montgomery was also preceded in death by: Twin daughters: Patricia Elaine Montgomery and Kathy Dorene Montgomery; a step son: Kevin Johnson; two grandchildren: Sgt. Ryan J. Montgomery and Catina Bagby; and his previous wife, Marietta Montgomery.

The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Montgomery Cemetery Fund which can be made at the funeral home.

Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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William Montgomery, 81, Taylor County, KY (1938-2020)

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