MEDINA, Ohio — Jacqueline Montgomery, 76, of Medina, Ohio, passed away Sunday, June 2, 2013.
Jacqueline was born January 8, 1937, in Jeff, Ky. She had a great passion for education and worked as a principal of the West Side Baptist Christian School in Cleveland. Jacqueline was the co-valedictorian at Man High School in Man, class of 1954. She was a church pianist and had a great love for music. Jacqueline was a member of the Medina Art League, long standing member of Madison Avenue Baptist Church in Cleveland and attended Brunswick Baptist Church. She was a devout Christian, loved dearly by her family and will be greatly missed. Life is better because she lived.
She was the beloved wife of Jack, to whom she was married 56 loving years; dear mother of Stuart Lee (Theresa) Montgomery of Mt. Juliet, Tenn., and Constance Hope (Ronnie) Mundy of Philippi; devoted daughter of Rose Green (Oaks); loving sister of Jasper E. (Helen) Green and Elijah Green.
Jacqueline was preceded in death by her father, Jasper E. Green, and sister, Sarah Francis Green.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 6, at Waite & Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina, with Pastor James D. Beight officiating.
Family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Institute for Cancer Research, P.O. Box 97167, Washington, DC 20090-7167
Condolences may be made at www.waitefuneralhome.com
Waite & Son Funeral Home of Medina, Ohio, is in charge of arrangements.