Margie Helen Montgomery, 80, of Dayton, passed away Sunday, January 28, 2018, at Rhea Medical Center.
Helen was born in Dayton on Nov. 25, 1937, the daughter of the late Frank and Laura Lee (Collier) Tennyson. She was also preceded in death by her son, Mike Montgomery, her sisters, Oma “Polly” Bolton and Opal “Red” Coleman, and her nephew, Allen Patterson.
Helen was a lifelong resident of Dayton. She had worked as a nurse’s aide and drove for SETHRA for over 30 years.
She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Doyle Montgomery of Dayton; daughter, Teresa (Danny) Dunn of Dayton; sons, Jim (Pam) Montgomery of Dayton and Roy (Sabrina) Montgomery of Kingston; Grandchildren, Laura Dunn Arnold of Rossville, Michael Lee Montgomery of Dayton and Ryan Lynn Montgomery of Dayton and her great-nephew, Jesse Patterson of Dayton.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Reverend Bill Ewing and Reverend Clyde Fitzgerald officiating. She will be laid to rest in Rhea Memory Gardens.
Please share your memories of Helen on her online guest register at www.vanderwallfh.com.
The family is being cared for by the Vanderwall Funeral Home where they will receive friends on Tuesday, from noon until 2 p.m.