Max Wayland Monteith Sr.
Max Wayland Monteith Sr., 83 of Forney Creek, NC passed away peacefully in his sleep while at home with his wife of 63 years, January 18th 2017.
He was preceded in passing by his father John Arthur Monteith Sr., mother Mary Gunter Monteith, sisters Beatrice Douthit, and Gwendolyn DeHart. He is survived by his brothers John Arthur (Buddy) Monteith Jr. and David Patrick Monteith, wife Carmaleta Littlejohn Monteith, children Max Wayland Monteith Jr. and Tracy Evans Monteith, his grandsons Andrew Evans Monteith and Clayton Jackson Monteith.
The family received friends at Crisp Funeral Home on Friday, January 20 in Bryson City, NC from 5 p.m.-7 p.m.
Funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, January 21 at Cherokee Baptist Church in Cherokee, North Carolina.
The private burial ceremony and his final resting place is at the Monteith-Littlejohn cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations should go to the Cherokee Childrens’ Home. http://cherokeechildrenshome.com/