Carlton Terell Wynn Jr.

November 25, 1942June 9, 2018

Carlton “Terrell” Wynn, Jr. passed away at home on Saturday, June 9, 2018. He was 75 years old. Terrell was a resident of Birmingham, AL and a graduate of Ramsey High School. He graduated from Auburn University where he was a member of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity. After his time at Auburn, he received his law degree from The University of Alabama School of Law and joined his father at the firm of Hare, Wynn, Newell and Newton in Birmingham.

Soon after he began practicing law, he married Melinda Kniseley Wynn. They were married for 48 years. Terrell enjoyed watching Auburn football, traveling with his family, reading, hiking and spending time with his high school and college friends. He was a member of Briarwood Presbyterian Church.

Terrell was predeceased by his wife, Melinda Kniseley Wynn; his parents, Carlton Terrell Wynn and Nancy Thompson Wynn, and his son-in-law, Gordon Wayne Miller, Jr. He is survived by his daughters, Molly Wynn Miller and Jennifer Wynn Regan (Charlie); his grandchildren Lawton Terrell Miller, Sally Anne Miller, Ellen Wynn Regan, Molly Ann Regan and Charles Wilson Regan III. He is also survived by his brother, William Jefferson Wynn and his sister, Gay Wynn Cotten (Alex) as well as many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to all the caregivers who helped our father during the past few years, and a special thanks to Rose Marie Brown who helped both of our parents during their last years of life. We cannot thank you enough.

Services will be Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. at Covenant Presbyterian with a visitation to follow. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Firehouse Ministries, 1501 3rd. Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203 or The Foundry Ministries, 1804 6th Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35020.


  • Funeral Service Thursday, June 14, 2018

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