Former Conference Lay Leader Ed Montgomery


Former North Alabama Conference Lay Leader Ed Montgomery died on July 11, 2018. He was 95 years old.

The arrangements are as follows:

  • The funeral will be at Forest Lake UMC (1711 4th Ave., Tuscaloosa, AL 35401) on Sunday, July 15 at 3 p.m.
  • Visitation will precede the service at 2 p.m.

Mr. Montgomery was a member of Forest Lake UMC. He served as Conference Lay Leader during the 1970s. He was a member of the North Alabama Conference delegation to multiple General Conferences and served as lead delegate. He also served as the President of the Southeastern Jurisdiction Lay Leaders. He was the owner of Montgomery Woodworks Firm and crafted the Bishop’s crozier that Bishop Bob Morgan used and later presented to Bishop Debra Wallace-Padgett.

Mr. Montgomery is predeceased by his wife Ruth and two of his three children. His son Richard and his family are active at Tuscaloosa First UMC.

Please remember the Montgomery family in your prayers.

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