Pauls Valley Democrat
Pauls Valley, Oklahoma —
Nora Magdalene Montgomery of Pauls Valley passed away February 11, 2014 in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma at the age of 92 years.
Magdalene was born September 12, 1921 in Foster, Oklahoma to Dixon W. Gibson and Susan (Lomer) Gibson.
She worked as a cook until her retirement at the Pauls Valley State School, now S.O.R.C. The Garvin County area has been her home all of her life.
Magdalene was a member of the Chickasaw Nation and was active in the Chickasaw Senior Center. She received an award from Gov. Bill Anoatubby as Volunteer of the Year for the many hours that she had volunteered helping others. She, also, loved to write poetry and to share her poetry with her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Dixon W. and Susan Gibson; her husband, Forrest Lynn Montgomery; son, Lynn Montgomery; step-sister, Juanita McClure; half-sister, Eunice Flippo Rodden; brother, Isaac Gibson; and twin granddaughters, Jennifer and Jessica Montgomery.
Surviving family include her three sons and their wives: Dixon and Jennifer Montgomery and Benny and Donna Montgomery, all of Pauls Valley, and Wayne and Sonya Montgomery of Sulphur; daughter-in-law, Shirley Montgomery of Pauls Valley; 13 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandsons; and a special niece, Carol Reed and her husband Buster of Pauls Valley.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Stufflebean-Coffey Chapel of Remembrance officiated by Rev. Jimmy Dehart.
Interment will be at Mt. Olivet Cemetery under the direction of Stufflebean-Coffey Funeral Home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the family’s guestbook at www.stufflebeanfuneralhome.com.