GILMER *Services for Dorothy "Dot" Jean Montgomery, 78, of Ore City, Texas will be at Ore City Church of Christ at 2:00 pm, Thursday, March 27, 2014. Johnny Coleman and Doyle Manley will be officiating. Interment will be at Coffeeville Cemetery in Coffeeville, Texas. Arrangements are under the direction of Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home in Diana. Dot passed away Monday, March 24, 2014.
Dot was born in Ore City, Texas to Thomas Patrick Murrell and Catherine Emmaline Murrell September 24, 1935.
Surviving Mrs. Montgomery is her husband Neal Montgomery; sons: John Q. and Lana Allen, Tom and Kem Allen, Chuck and Jackie Montgomery; brother Lindy Murrell; sisters: Juanita Montgomery, Judy Burton, Peggy Campbell, Patsy Dial and Karen and Leo Dolson. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren: Madison, Gracie, Pake, Tori, Taryn, Braden, and McKennae.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, John R. Allen and parents, Thomas and Catherine Murrell
Pallbearers are Barry Dean, Willie Singleton, Joel Stanley, Chuck Nichols, Frank Kirby, Bart Covin and Mike Cavitt. Honorary Pallbearers are Charlie Haven, Bill Patterson, Johnny Coleman, Craig Coleman, John Bradley, and Windel Crossland.
Visitation will be at Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home in Diana on Wednesday, March 26 from 6-8 pm.