Swansboro- William J. “Bill” Montfort, Jr., 94, passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at the Lighthouse Village in Jacksonville. He was born March 8, 1926 in Onslow County, NC son of the late, William J. Montfort, Sr. and Margaret Lewis Montfort.
A graveside service will be held Saturday March 21, 2020 at 2:00 PM at the Montford Point Cemetery, in Jacksonville, NC with Rev. Ron Gurganus and Rev. Kevin Baker officiating.
Bill served his country in the US Navy and after his service he became a heating and AC salesman. He loved to spend time with his family and friends.
He is survived by sons, William Joseph Montfort, III of FL, Robert Warren Montfort of NJ, and Richard Edward Montfort of Swansboro; nine grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a son, Charles Montfort, and his wife Dorothy Matteson Montfort.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the SECU Crystal Coast Hospice House, 100 Big Rock Weigh, Newport, NC 28570.
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