November 7, 1919 ~ March 28, 2010
Ernest Montoya LINDEN, TXFuneral services for Ernest Montoya, 90 , of Linden, will be 2:00 P.M., Friday, April 2, 2010 at New Colony Baptist Church in Linden with Bro. Tim Sullivan officiating. Burial will be in New Colony Cemetery under the direction of Reeder-Davis-Schindler Funeral Home, Inc. A visitation will be from 6 to 8 pm Thursday at the funeral home. Mr. Montoya was born November 7, 1919 in Jemez, New Mexico and he passed away March 28, 2010 at his home in Linden. He was a machinist, a member of New Colony Baptist Church, and loved to play music with his sons, Monti and Tony. Survivors include his wife, Addie Bea Montoya, of Linden: a son and daughter-in-law, Tony and Brenda Montoya of Linden; a daughter, Edwena Hancock of Pittsburg; five grandchildren, Jasen Montoya and Jodi Bradshaw of Linden, Max Montoya and Melissa Hughes of Terrell, and Royce Allen Kirkland of Dallas; several nieces, nephews and other family and a host of friends. He was preceded in death by a son, Monti Rae Montoya, and a son-in-law, Leslie Hancock.