Funeral service for Hector Manuel Montoya, age 22, of Emory, will be held Thursday, March 3, 2016, 2:00 pm, at House of Prayer, in Emory, with Bro. Kenneth Ishmael and Bro. Ronnie Nalls officiating. Burial will follow in Greenview Cemetery. Visitation will be 1:00 pm, one hour prior to service at the church. Manuel died Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, at his home.
He was born Nov. 29, 1993 in Terrell to Antioco Montoya and Claudia San Miguel. Manuel graduated from Rains High School with the class of 2012. He was now attending college in Commerce. He also worked for James Gradick at Team Engineering And Mechanical Solutions, Inc., TEAMS, in Wills Point. He was a Christian young man, and was a member of House of Prayer in Emory.
Mother: Peggy Mitchell of Emory
Sisters: Kara Montoya of Commerce, and Karen Nalls of Emory
Birth Mother: Claudia San Miguel of Wills Point
Faithful little companions: Cookie, Dog, and Desi
Numerous other loving family and friends
Preceded in death by: Father, Ivan Mitchell in 2013; Sister, Laquita Kennedy; and Birth Father, Antioco Montoya