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“My heart goes out to you for your deep loss you must be feeling for your beloved Monta . How sad to lose someone so loved and so needed. May you find...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Leslie

“So sorry for your loss Judy. I will be praying for you and the family. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: barbara holland vincent - KY

“So very sorry. He was one of my patients at Drs office in Michigan city. He was such a nice person and it was my pleasure to take care of him. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Gail Kinney

“many great memories of playing pool with Monte and his son condolences to all ..RIP Monte and Rack Em in heaven ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Douglas Stephens - Michigan City, IN

“We're glad to have known Monta. He will be missed by all. May God hold your family in the palm of His hand granting you comfort and peace. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Jeff and Lyn Reeves - KY - Friend

“Ill always remember the few golf outings him and i had. We were neighbors for awhile and he will be missed. i wasn't going to mention this but he...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: bryan laney - laporte, IN

“Judy & Family, Considered Monte a friend. Went to school with him and so sorry for your loss. My eaters and condolences. Roger W. Taylor ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Roger Taylor - Morgantown, KY

“Rita, I'm so sorry about Monta, he was always a really sweet guy. Love and prayers to you, Judy and the family ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Mary Camplin - Greenville, KY

“So sorry for your lost. The world has lost a friendly, witty,& good man. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Ladonna Barnes

BREMEN - Monta Irvin Baize, age 63 of Bremen passed away after a lengthy illness Saturday, Aug 19 at his home surrounded by family. Born July 31, 1954 in Muhlenberg County, he was the son of the late Jimmie D. and Geneva Baize of Moorman. He was preceded in death by his brother Jerry Geary and sister Doris Payton

Monta was a kind-hearted man who never met a stranger. He made friends easily and was always sharing a joke and laughter. Before his illness, he worked as a truck driver for B & K Wood Products.

Monta was married to his wife Judy Nelson Baize for 45 years. They enjoyed traveling, dining, cookouts and attending Christian Fellowship Church in Bremen.

Other than his wife, Judy, Monta is survived by a son, Derrick Wayne Baize of Michigan City, Indiana; a brother Gene Geary of Central City; a sister Rita D. (Monte) Smith of Bremen; grandchildren Tracee Baize of Chesterton, Indiana, Zachary, Sarah and Alex Baize all of Michigan City; great-grand daughter Honesti Ann Nichole Baize of Michigan City; several brothers-and sisters-in-law; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 1 PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City. Bro. Kelly Turner will officiate. Burial will follow in New Hope Cemetery in Moorman. Visitations will be Tuesday, August 22, 2017 after 5 PM at the funeral home. Online condolences can be made at