Graveside services for Grace Rowe Montgomery, 96, of Henderson, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 1, 2011, with Rev. Steve Butler officiating. Burial will follow at Rusk County Memorial Gardens under the direction of Rader Funeral Home of Henderson.

Mrs. Montgomery died Tuesday, March 29, 2011, at ETMC Henderson.

She was born Feb. 23, 1915, in Vivian, La., to R.Q. and Eula Harper Rowe and moved to Henderson at an early age. She was a housewife and a Methodist.

Mrs. Montgomery was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 56 years, Dan Montgomery; and grandchild, Christopher Floyd.

Surviving are daughters: Danny Sue Cassity and husband John of Henderson and Jo Ann Floyd and husband Clarence of Livingston; son, David Montgomery and wife Tommie of Houston; grandchildren, Susan Dorsett, Andrew Cassity, Matthew Floyd and Jennifer Floyd; great-grandchildren, Sarah Dorsett, Will Dorsett and Grace Anne Cassity.

Visitation will be at the funeral home from 9-10:30 a.m. Friday.

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