Effie Lea Goad Montgomery

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Effie Lea Goad Montgomery, age 89 of Dublin passed away Saturday, December 16, 2023 at the Highland Ridge Rehabilitation Center in Dublin. Born March 24, 1934 in Carroll County, she was the daughter of the late Walker & Lular Quesenberry Goad. She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Debra Crowder and a number of brothers and sisters.

Effie retired from the Radford Army Ammunition Plant.



She is survived by her


Husband – Marvin Cecil Montgomery – Dublin


Son – Terry (Dana) Bishop – Draper


Stepson – Robert (Alice) Montgomery – Dublin


Grandchildren – Stephanie Bishop (Luis) Piscura – Dublin, James Robert Montgomery


Great Grandchildren – Leona Reed, Delaney and Bencen Montgomery


Special Neighbors – David & Libby Flanagan, Ernie & Scylenea Alley and sons, Hunter & Drew, LeRoy & Lola Lytton




Funeral services will be held 7:00 PM – Thursday evening December 21, 2023                 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Pastor Joe Ratcliff, III officiating.  A private interment will follow at the Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin.


The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM until service time Thursday at the Funeral Home.


To sign Effie’s online guestbook, visit www.bowerfuneralhome.com

Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.