Teressa Louise Montgomery, 54, of Mount Airy, N.C., departed this earthly life on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016, at Forsyth Hospital in Winston Salem, N.C. She was born on Oct. 9, 1962. She was preceded in death by her parents, Shirley Thomas and Louise Sexton Montgomery; and four sisters.Survivors include her fiancé, Doug Joyner of Mount Airy, N.C.; his daughter, Dawn (Jody) Potts of King, N.C.; his sons, Thomas of Mount Airy, N.C., Nicolas of Statesville, N.C., and Keenan of Mount Airy, N.C.; three grandsons; one granddaughter; two sisters, Lynn (Wayne) Davis of Dugspur and Carla (Ken) McCauley of Salem; brother, Tom (Sue) Montgomery of Gainsville, Ga.; and numerous nieces and nephews.A celebration of Teressa's life will be held on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, at 11 a.m. at Bethel Church, 585 Deer Ridge Road, Hillsville, Va. 24343 with Pastor Paul Perkins officiating. There will be a period of visitation with a potluck meal following the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Legion Post 123, 691 West Lebanon Street, Mount Airy, N.C. 27030 or to Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Funeral Home Chapel, P.O. Box 145, Hillsville, Va. 24343 to help cover expenses. A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynnandmcgrady.com.
Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Funeral Home Chapel is serving the family.