Speck, Monteen Williams (Dalton)

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Monteen Williams Speck, 81, of Dalton, GA, passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at Hamilton Medical Center. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lester and Ruby Henderson and Bill Williams. 

Monteen is survived by her loving husband of 53 years, Tommy Speck of Dalton; daughter and son-in-law, Connie and Alton Key of Tunnel Hill; granddaughter, Shannon (Brian) Peters of Cartersville; grandson, Eric (Alivia Hawkins) Key of Tunnel Hill; great-grandsons, Tanner Peters, Grant Peters and Sam Peters of Cartersville; sister, Virginia Warnix of Chatsworth; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Dunn and Kate Cochran of Sarasota, FL; nieces, nephews and cousins. 

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, February 1 in the Chapel of Love Funeral Home with the Rev. Matt Evans officiating. Burial will be in West Hill Cemetery. 

The family will receive friends at Love Funeral Home Thursday, January 31 from 5-7 p.m. 

Love Funeral Home, 1402 N. Thornton Ave., Dalton (across from Hamilton Medical Center) is in charge of arrangements.


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