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 Monty Kevin Laird

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Monty Kevin Laird

  • Birth 1 Jun 1962 Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina, USA
  • Death 27 Jul 1987 Caroline County, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Advance, Davie County, North Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 32118533


Monty Laird was a believer in Jesus Christ who took seriously his discipleship. He grew up in Clemmons, North Carolina but was very active in the home church of his mother. He made a commitment to Jesus Christ as a member of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship while a student at North Carolina State University. Following graduation he worked for NASA in Virginia. He left the promise of an exciting career to give his life in service to Jesus Christ as a Mission Pilot. He was in the process of moving back to North Carolina to attend Bible School when his life was cut so short.
He was a member of Bethlehem United Methodist church. As a college student was involved with smuggling Bibles in the eastern block of the Soviet Union.
Monty was the oldest son of Lydia Laird and brother to Sarita, Melissa, Kevin and Malcolm.
Monty was an unusually gifted young man who was compassionate in many abilities.


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  • Created by: Robert C. Peurifoy
  • Added: 11 Dec 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 32118533
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Monty Kevin Laird (1 Jun 1962–27 Jul 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 32118533, citing Bethlehem United Methodist Church Cemetery, Advance, Davie County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Robert C. Peurifoy (contributor 46928811) .