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Thomas O. Montgomery

September 11, 2016

Colington -Thomas “Tom” Orlan Montgomery, 77 passed peacefully on September 11, 2016 at Outer Banks Hospital in Nags Head NC.  Tom is survived by his loving wife of 38 years Charlene Montgomery. They were married in Pittsburgh, PA. on June 21, 1978.

Tom is lovingly remembered by his children Tammy, Melissa, Treasa, Sheila, Roberta, Shera-Le, Christina, William,Miranda-Le, and his little buddy and great grandson Brennan.  Also surviving are his 37 grandchildren and 42 great grandchildren.

Tom is preceded in death by his father Claire and his mother Hulneda his daughter Tannya Brothers William, James, Max and Donald also his sisters Nancy and Susan. Surviving are his brothers John and Ronald and his sisters Julie and Jane.

Tom retired from the United States Navy in 1976 after 20 years of service as a Vietnam Veteran. He
then went on to be a skills training coordinator at Ohio Edison Power Plant in Stratton, Ohio.

Together Tom and Charlene fostered children for ten years. He enjoyed carpentry, bible study, football- “GO TORONTO RED KNIGHTS” “GO WASHINGTON REDSKINS”.

The memorial service with the United States Navy providing full military honors will be held at Son-Rise Church of Christ 1311 Goldie Street Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 at 11 a.m. Friday September 16, 2016 . Family and friends will gather after the service in the fellowship hall.

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Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was entrusted with local arrangements.