Mercedes Ann Montgomery was born on January 14, 1960, to the union of Tom and Melvina Glass Montgomery and passed from this life on Wednesday, October 12, 2016, in Baton Rouge at the age of 56 years. A native and resident of Baton Rouge, she graduated in Capitol High School's Class of 1978. She loved taking her family out to eat, especially to Mexican restaurants, and she enjoyed traveling. She will always be remembered as a free spirit with a gentle and sweet soul. She was preceded in death by her parents, her siblings Walter, Calvin and Lula Montgomery. Survivors include her niece Adrienne Montgomery Marchand and her nephew Kenneth Montgomery. Arrangements by Church Crematory of Baton Rouge. Memorial services will be announced at a later date.