Thelma Frehse Montgomery
January 11, 1919 – October 6, 2019
Thelma Frehse Montgomery, 100, of St. Simons Island passed away peacefully Sunday, October 6, 2019 at Hospice of the Golden Isles.
Mrs. Thelma was born January 11, 1919 in Birmingham, Alabama the daughter of the late Joseph Hickman and the late Erin Terresa Bernhard. She was also preceded in death by her first husband and the father of her children, William Jay Frehse Sr.; also her late husband, Robert S. Montgomery; and one sister, Erin Wynelle Bendall.
Mrs. Thelma is survived by, a daughter, Suzanne H. Frehse of St. Simons Island, GA; one son, William J. Frehse Jr. of Charleston, SC; five grandchildren, Lisa, Tracey, Stephanie, Will, and Zach; four great grandchildren, Ryan, Tyler, Erin, and Helene; also one great-great grandchild. Sutton. One niece also survives.
Mrs. Thelma resided in Louisville, Kentucky and graduated from Louisville Girls High School. She has resided on St. Simons Island for the past fifty years. She was a member of the Cassina Garden Club and a member of St. Simons Presbyterian Church. She was a lady with a vibrant personality, and also loved to spend time with her family and friends. She enjoyed the beach and living at Sea Palms.
A private family memorial service to honor her life will be held at a later date. The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the staff at Hospice of the Golden Isles.
Arrangements are entrusted into the care of Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home www.edomillerandsons.com