Eldon "Penn" Montgomery
Eldon "Penn" Montgomery age 83 of Far Middle Fork, Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Thursday, August 23, 2018 at the Saint Mary's Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia. He was born November 14, 1934 in Jackson, Kentucky to the late John Rile and Martha Caldwell Montgomery. He is survived by his wife, Elzara Susie Morrison Montgomery.
Survivors also include one son, John Riley Montgomery of Salyersville, Kentucky, three daughters, Mary Ann Lyon of Michigan, Barbara Faye Barger of Indiana, and Eula Jean Meek of Ohio, two sisters, Lena Howard of Salyersville, Kentucky and Hazel Wagers of Ohio, eleven grandchildren, and twenty-seven great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Penn is preceded in death by two sons, Eric Eugene Montgomery, Eldon Junior Montgomery, five brothers, Pat Montgomery, Ellis Montgomery, Ollie Montgomery, Melvin Montgomery, and Leck Montgomery, two sisters, Rebile Fugate, and Geonia Williams, and two great grandchildren, Desray Price and Eric Riley Montgomery Jr.
Funeral services were conducted at 11 am Sunday, August 26, 2018 from the Fritz Church of God with Wayne Meade and Dallas Patrick officiating. Burial followed in the Ellis Montgomery Cemetery at Spruce Pine, Kentucky.
Arrangements were under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home.