Geneva Montgomery

Geneva Montgomery, 89, of Decaturville, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 16 at AHC Decatur County.

She was the former owner of The Flower Basket in Decaturville and Parsons, had owned and operated Geneva's Beauty Shop for several years, and was a seamstress at Decaturville Sportswear. She was also a member of Decaturville First United Methodist Church.

Mrs. Montgomery is survived by a daughter, Pam Pearcy of Decaturville; four sons, Jimmy (Brenda) Montgomery of Camden, Bobby (Diana) Montgomery of Decaturville, Gary (Debbie) Montgomery of Decaturville and Donny (Ginger) Montgomery of Decaturville; two brothers, Hollis (Hilda) Keeton of Decaturville and Fred (Linda) Keeton of Decaturville.

She is also survived by seven grandchildren, Tama (Jeff) Fortner, Jamie (Elizabeth) Montgomery, Alisha (Randy) O'dell, Derrick (Kara) Montgomery, Clint (Sunny) Montgomery, Hunter Pearcy and Hayley Pearcy; and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Nealous Montgomery; parents, Andy and Susie Keeton; and a great-grandson, Carter Reed Montgomery.

Her funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 21 at Reed's Chapel - Decaturville with Rev. Earl Dickerson and Rev. Steve Douglas officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m. and Sunday from noon until service at Reed's Chapel - Decaturville. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are requested to: Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, 1061 Dunbar Rd. Decaturville, TN, 38329 or

Decaturville First United Methodist Church, PO Box 156 Decaturville, TN 38329.

If attending the visitation or service, face masks are required and social distancing is encouraged. The family requests no food be brought during the visitation or service due to COVID concerns.

Reed's Chapel - Decaturville is in charge of arrangements.

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