Howard James Montgomery, 65, of Otis Place died Wednesday (Dec. 15, 1999) in Buffalo General Hospital after a long illness.
Born in Prattville, Ala., he moved to Buffalo when he was 17. He graduated from Autauga County Training School in Autauga County, Ala.
Montgomery was employed by General Motors for 30 years until his retirement in 1980.
Survivors include his wife of 40 years, the former Dorothy J. Foster; a daughter, Sabrina Montgomery; five sisters, Beatrice White of Philadelphia, Mable Starky of Arlington, Texas, Betty Davis of Prattville, Lola Johnson of Buffalo and Delores Al-bright of Prattville; and one brother, Theodore Montgomery of Prattville.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, 226 Cedar St.
Burial will be in Forest Lawn.