Linda Marie Terry

May 1, 1958May 8, 2018

TERRY, Marie, 60, of Brandon, FL, passed away May 8, 2018. Born in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, she was predeceased by her parents Neil & Barbara Lemley Amundsen and is survived by her loving husband Earnest, son Brian Terry (Emily), daughter Lisa Backus (Brandon), step-daughter Samantha Lezama, sister Claire Schaeffer (Pete) and grandchildren Landon and Eleanor. Marie was very loving and devoted to her husband Earnest; she loved all animals and was an avid photographer of them. Her wildlife and floral photos were a work of art; many of them published. She also enjoyed her cactus and succulent gardening. As a lifelong school teacher, she always went out of her way to help her students; she was, very compassionate. Marie possessed very strong morals and will be missed by all who knew and loved her. Graveside service will be Monday, May 14, 2018 at 12:00 pm at Hillsboro Memorial Gardens in Brandon, FL


  • Graveside Service Monday, May 14, 2018

Linda Marie Terry

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Tundra Lamar

May 11, 2018

Earnest , My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Praying God's peace and strength for you during this difficult time.

Elida Westerman

May 11, 2018

Sorry to hear. She was such a kind person and I had the pleasure to work with her. Many students will be saddened by this news. I still have the bracelet she made with pictures of my little ones. Rest in peace. My thoughts are with the family.

Samantha Lezama

May 10, 2018

Mom you were such an amazing, loving,kind and thoughtful mother and Mimi to me and my children thank you for being there for me. You were the best mother . Iove you mom.
Love Samantha
Brent,Paris,Alley, Sabrina.

Rey Marsella

May 10, 2018

Earnest & Family,

Please, accept our deepest sympathies for your loss.

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