Carolyn Yvonne Montgomery was born April 14, 1951, in Couch, Mo., the daughter of Hubert Bennett and Opal Alford Bennett. She died April 12, 2008, at Bowling Green, Ky.
She was united in marriage on Dec. 21, 1966, at Alton to Ronnie Montgomery.
Carolyn was a former student of Couch High School. She was a homemaker.
She is survived by: her husband, Ronnie Montgomery of the home in Bowling Green Ky.; two daughters, Kimberly Campbell and husband, Calvin of Oakland, Ky., and Valerie Bunch of Rich Pond, Ky.; four grandchildren, Cory Kelly and wife, Crystal, Nicole Kelly, Justin Campbell and Mihayla-Opal Campbell; five great-grandchildren; three brothers, Clinton Bennett of Ash Flat, Jim Bennett of Mountain View, and Phillip Bennett of Hardy,, Ark.; three sisters, Frances Frisbee of Thayer, Mo., Glenda Steininger of Dodge City, Kans., and Lois Baxley of Wichita, Kans.,; several nieces; nephews; other relatives and many friends.
She was preceded in death by: her parents; one brother, Clifford Bennett; one sister, Pauline Martin; two nephews, David and Tim Steininger; and one niece, Wileen Barrett.
Funeral services were held, May 15, in the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer, with Rev. Jerry Sisco officiating. Burial followed in the Cotton Creek Cemetery located near Couch, Mo., with arrangements under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer.
Pallbearers were: Charles Alford, Eugene Miller, Bruce VanAalsburg, Arthur Miller, Wayne Bennett and Don Alford.
Honorary pallbearer was David Bennett.