OWENSVILLE — Bernice “Bunny” K. Montgomery, 92, of Owensville, went to be with the Lord Jan. 8, 2022.

She was born in Vancouver, Washington, Sept. 26, 1929 to Harry and Helen Moeller.

Bunny married the love of her life Charles Montgomery July 28, 1945. They were blessed with 75 years of marriage before Charles passed in September of 2021. They sang on WRAY radio in the late 1950s for five years on the Sunday morning gospel hour. Bunny earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing and served as a nurse for Whirlpool and Duke. She was a lifetime member of Owensville Methodist Church.

Bunny was preceded in death by her parents; husband Charles Montgomery; brother Harry Edwards Jr.; and sister Helen Betty Elizabeth.

She is survived by her children Carl “CT” (Anne) Montgomery, Bill Montgomery, Ben (Cindy) Montgomery, Jesse (Betty) Montgomery, and Holly-Echo Montgomery; grandchildren Ken (Stephanie) Montgomery, Jason (Lisa) Montgomery, Chelsea (Gabe) Meyers, Matt (Bobbie) Montgomery, Melissa (Robert) Edmondson, Trevor (Emily) Montgomery, Jessica Montgomery Hooper, Jaley Montgomery, Jordan (Tabitha) Montgomery, Echo Montgomery (Matthew) Flood; 17 great grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; and siblings Patricia and Victoria.

Holder’s Funeral Home is honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. Montgomery. Visitation is at Holder’s Funeral Home from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 14, followed by the Funeral at 1 p.m. with Marsha Bishop officiating.

Graveside service will be scheduled at a later date at Benson Cemetery.

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