OBITUARY

Rev. Dr. Frank J. Terry

January 1, 1933March 28, 2018

Rev. Dr. Franklin Johnny Terry, 85, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018. A Celebration of his Life will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at Riverside United Methodist Church. Burial will be private in Macon Memorial Park Cemetery for family only. Rev. Chip Strickland, Rev. Lynn Martin, Dr. Laudis H. “Rick” Lanford, Rev. Steve Waldorf, and Bishop R. Lawson Bryan will officiate. The family will greet friends beginning at 10:00 AM in the church gathering space.

Dr. Terry was born in Stapleton, Georgia the son of the late Eva Cato Terry and the late Clinton Sanders Terry, Sr. He served as an ordained pastor in the South Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church for over 40 years, serving churches throughout South Georgia and retiring as District Superintendent for the Dublin District. Even after retiring, he served two additional churches in an interim capacity.

Dr. Terry is survived by his wife, Hazel Webb Terry of Gray; his children, John Franklin Terry (Kathy), Douglas Carl Terry (Mimi) and Jeffrey Leonard Terry (Laurie); his grandchildren, Kaitlin Terry, Chandler Grace Terry, Drew Terry (Tiffanie), Meredith Klinect (Aaron), Ryan Boudreau, Jon Terry, Clint Terry, Dalton Terry, Lucas Terry, and Jack Terry; sister, Blanche Templeton (Leonard) and sister in-law Betty Terry (C.S., Jr. deceased); and Hazel’s children, Alan Whatley, Lisa Crutchfield (Tommy Joe), Anita Whatley, and Jay Whatley (Jo Ann).

He is pre-deceased by his first wife, Charlotte Cupp Terry, and his siblings C.S. Terry, Jr., Charles Terry, and Judson Terry.

Flowers will be accepted or donations may be made to Riverside United Methodist Church, 735 Pierce Avenue, Macon 31204 or the donor’s favorite charity.

Visit www.snowsmemorialmacon.com to express tributes. Snow’s Memorial Chapel, Pio Nono Avenue, has charge of arrangements.

  • FAMILY

  • Hazel Webb Terry, Wife
  • John Franklin (Kathy) Terry, Son
  • Douglas Carl (Mimi) Terry, Son
  • Jeffrey Leonard (Laurie) Terry, Son
  • Kaitlin Terry, Chandler Grace Terry, Drew (Tiffanie) Terry, Meredith (Aaron) Klinect, Ryan Boudreau, Jon Terry, Clint Terry, Dalton Terry, Kucas Terry and Jack Terry, Grandchildren
  • Blanche (Leonard) Templeton, Sister
  • Betty Terry, Sister-in-law
  • Alan Whatley, Lisa (Tommie Joe) Crutchfield, Anita Whatley and Jay (Jo Ann) Whatley, Hazel's Children
  • Charlotte Cupp Terry, First Wife
  • C. S. Terry, Jr., Brother
  • Charles Terry, Brother
  • Judson Terry, Brother
  • Eva Cato Terry, Mother
  • Clinton Sanders Terry, Sr., Father
  • DONATIONS

  • Riverside United Methodist Church

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Visitation Wednesday, April 4, 2018
  • Celebration of His Life Wednesday, April 4, 2018

OTHER SERVICES:

  • Burial
REMEMBERING

Rev. Dr. Frank J. Terry

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Murray and Shelia Paul

April 3, 2018

Hazel and Family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Frank was a true man of God and a southern gentleman . He will be greatly missed. We have fond memories of the Holy land trip we shared with Frank and Hazel.

Betty Sheffield Cox

April 2, 2018

Dear Terry Family,

Our deepest sympathy, yet with joy, goes to you all on the passing of dear Dr. Terry. The Terry family was in Quitman during our years in the youth group at QUMC & we were so blessed by their ministry!

Our love & prayers are with your family. Surely heaven is rejoicing!

Sincerely,
The Sheffield family
Melba, Susan, Betty & Johnny

Dee S.

March 30, 2018

To the family and friends of Mr. Frank Terry:
May God surround you all with peace and comfort during these difficult days.
Romans 15:4

FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

Rev. Dr. Franklin Johnny Terry, 85, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018. A Celebration of his Life will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at Riverside United Methodist Church. Burial will be private in Macon Memorial Park Cemetery for family only. Rev. Chip Strickland, Rev. Lynn Martin, Dr. Laudis H. “Rick” Lanford, Rev. Steve Waldorf, and Bishop R. Lawson Bryan will officiate. The family will greet friends beginning at 10:00 AM in the church gathering space.

Dr. Terry was born in Stapleton, Georgia the son of the late Eva Cato Terry and the late Clinton Sanders Terry, Sr. He served as an ordained pastor in the South Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church for over 40 years, serving churches throughout South Georgia and retiring as District Superintendent for the Dublin District. Even after retiring, he served two additional churches in an interim capacity.

Dr. Terry is survived by his wife, Hazel Webb Terry of Gray; his children, John Franklin Terry (Kathy), Douglas Carl Terry (Mimi) and Jeffrey Leonard Terry (Laurie); his grandchildren, Kaitlin Terry, Chandler Grace Terry, Drew Terry (Tiffanie), Meredith Klinect (Aaron), Ryan Boudreau, Jon Terry, Clint Terry, Dalton Terry, Lucas Terry, and Jack Terry; sister, Blanche Templeton (Leonard) and sister in-law Betty Terry (C.S., Jr. deceased); and Hazel’s children, Alan Whatley, Lisa Crutchfield (Tommy Joe), Anita Whatley, and Jay Whatley (Jo Ann).

He is pre-deceased by his first wife, Charlotte Cupp Terry, and his siblings C.S. Terry, Jr., Charles Terry, and Judson Terry.

Flowers will be accepted or donations may be made to Riverside United Methodist Church, 735 Pierce Avenue, Macon 31204 or the donor’s favorite charity.

Visit www.snowsmemorialmacon.com to express tributes.
Snow’s Memorial Chapel, Pio Nono Avenue, has charge of arrangements.