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 Jerry Lillard Montgomery

Jerry Lillard Montgomery

Birth
Shawnee, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 22 Dec 2001 (aged 71)
Shawnee, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Shawnee, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 100047577 · View Source
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Shawnee resident Jerry Lillard Montgomery died Saturday at a local hospital. He was 71.

He was born in Shawnee Oct. 5, 1930, the son of Lillard McDowell and Ariminta Elizabeth (McGlasson) Montgomery .

He served as a U.S. Navy Petty Officer aboard the USS Magoffin during the Korean Conflict. He earned the National Defense Medal, the United Nations Medal and the Korean Service Medal with two battle stars. He was a retired avionics engineer.

Montgomery was a lifetime member of the VFW, the Disabled American Veterans, The American Legion, 40 and 8, and AMVETS.

His parents preceded him in death.

Survivors include several cousins, several friends, including Art Holmes and Ann Cullen, both of Shawnee, and many friends from the Armed Forces organizations.

Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Fairview Cemetery. Phil Thompson and Bill Matthews will officiate. Arrangements are under the direction of Roesch-Walker Funeral Chapel.

The Shawnee News-Star - Wednesday, December 26, 2001



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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100047577
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jerry Lillard Montgomery (5 Oct 1930–22 Dec 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100047577, citing Fairview Cemetery, Shawnee, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .