Loyd Everett Montgomery, 80, of Van Buren died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014. He was owner and operator of Bomontes Restaurant in Van Buren and served as a caretaker for Gill Cemetery for many years.

Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Friday at Gill Cemetery Arbor in Van Buren under the direction of Ocker Funeral in Van Buren.

He is survived by two daughters, Cheri Brackett of Tulsa and Linda Dear of Fayetteville; a son, Bryan Dear of Van Buren; three sisters, Hazel Cheesman, Virgie Shaw and Jeannie Bailey, all of Waldron; and two grandchildren.