BURLINGTON - Mr. William F. "Fred" Montgomery Jr., 89, of 313 Trail 3, Burlington, died at Alamance Regional Medical Center on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 at 1:55 p.m.
A native of Alamance County, he was the husband of Cawana Turner Montgomery, who survives, and the son of William Frederick Montgomery and Carrie Smith Montgomery, both deceased. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps
. Fred was a retired auto mechanic and later retired from the Ramada as a maintenance representative. He was a member of Davis Street United Methodist Church and the Joe Holmes Bible Class.
In addition to his wife of the home, survivors include a son, William F. "Rick" Montgomery III and wife Jennifer of Houston, Texas; stepson, Ray McAdams of Burlington; two grandchildren, Melissa Montgomery and Jonathan Montgomery, both of Houston, Texas; a stepgrandson, Donald Kovatch of Bethlehem, Pa.; and two great-stepgrandchildren.
He was preceded in death by five sisters and three brothers.
The funeral service will be conducted in the Rich & Thompson Chapel in Burlington on Friday, Feb. 15, 2013 at 1 p.m. by the Rev. Ellen McCubbin, with the family receiving friends from 11:30 to 12:45 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Alamance Memorial Park. At other times the family will be at the residence.
Memorials may be made to Davis Street United Methodist Church, 606 East Davis Street, Burlington, NC 27215.
Condolences may be offered at www.richandthompson.com