In Loving Memory

Charles Montgomery

April 19, 1953 - January 3, 2021

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Charles Waid Montgomery, a native of Mobile, AL, and a resident of Semmes, AL, passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at the age of 67.

Charles was a US Navy Vietnam Veteran E-5.  He worked in transportation at various companies, including Colonial Trailways where he began his transportation career and the University of South Alabama, where he worked until the time of his retirement.

Charles is preceded in death by his father, Charles M. Montgomery; and two infant brothers.

He is survived by his wife, Cheryl Montgomery; children, Charles A. (Kelly) Montgomery of Fairhope, AL, Johnnie Grace (Mike) Frost of Saraland, AL, Noami (Clarke) Hamby of Fairhope, AL, Malinda Sue Bodin of Lucedale, MS, Brittney Nicole Cardoza of Mobile, AL; his grandchildren, Byron Montgomery, Will Montgomery, Carter Frost, Henleigh Frost, Riley Boone, Daytona Hamby, Jayden Bodin, Karleigh Bodin and Isabella “Bella” Bodin; mother, Daisy H. Montgomery; sister, Joann (Milton) Scarpa; nieces, Jessica (Kevin) Phillips and Emily Scarpa; along with other relatives and friends.

A funeral service will be held at Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road in Daphne, on Friday, January 8, 2021 at 1:00 PM.  There will be a time of visitation before the service beginning at 12:00 noon.  Interment will follow at 2:30PM at the Alabama State Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 34904 Hwy. 225 in Spanish Fort, AL.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you please donate to The Guide Dog Foundation at, any Veterans’ Group, or a charity of your choice, in Charles’ memory.

Expressions of condolence for the family may be made at Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, is handling service arrangements for the family.


  1. Sheri Dalen

    Dear Cheryl,

    I am so sorry for your loss. I am keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.

    Sheri Dalen
    Electromed, Inc

  2. Ann Slavik

    Cheryl, Mike and my hearts to out to you and your family. We offer our sympathy, prayers and wonderful memories of you and your Charles. Ann Slavik, Electromed Co-worker, New Prague MN

  3. Shelly Scheonbauer

    Cheryl I am so sorry to hear of your loss of your Husband. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.

  4. Faye Briggs

    My heart goes out to you and your family. I only met Charles one time and we sat side by side for a long time. He was such an interesting person and told some very interesting stores. He was sharp as a tack! So glad we got to meet.

  5. Cyndi Stinski Morgan

    I remember Charles coming to Texas with his parents and Joann when I was a little girl to visit. All I really remember about him was he always made me laugh. I will hold those memories in my heart. My prayers and sympathy to my cousins family.

  6. Susan Chapman

    Cheryl and family,
    I first met Charles through our Sunday school class and developed and great friendship with him.
    My parents also had the great pleasure of knowing him snd they instantly became friends as well.
    Charles was a wonderful man and will be missed by so many.
    You are in my thoughts and prayers and have my deepest condolences.
    Love you.
    Susan Chapman

  7. Lorri ann

    My heart is with you all right now. He leaves a lot of devoted family and friends and is welcomed into heaven by just as many there. Gone in body, but living forever in our hearts.


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