JONESBORO — Terayn Blair Montgomery, 36, of Jonesboro passed from this life Saturday, March 27, 2021.

She was born to Mark Montgomery and Tammy Aucoin on Dec. 14, 1984, in Ottumwa, Iowa.

Terayn graduated from Jonesboro High School in 2003 and graduated from Arkansas State University with a nursing degree.

She was a wonderful, caring person who worked as a nurse for St. Bernards.

Terayn was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Dale and DeLora May, paternal grandparents, Billy and Billie Ann Montgomery, and special dogs, Jax, Brown and Paco.

Terayn is survived by her dad, Mark Montgomery (Danielle) of Jonesboro; Mom, Tammy Aucoin of Paragould; sisters, Macy Hammon of Paragould and Kylie Montgomery of Jonesboro; and friend, Paul Maddox of Memphis.

Terayn also leaves behind a host of other family, friends, and her dog, Walter.

Visitation will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. Friday at Emerson Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday.

Burial will follow in Oaklawn Cemetery with active pallbearers being Paul Maddox, Zach McDaniel, Chris Poe, Taylor Covey, Chris Woodard and Jared Hays.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Northeast Arkansas Humane Society, 6111 E. Highland Drive, Jonesboro 72401.

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