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Rites Sunday For Robert E. Terry

Funeral services for Robert Edward Terry, who died early yesterday 
morning at his home, 2501 Casey, will be held at 2 P.M. Sunday at 
the United Brethren Church. The Rev. Riley Burton and the Rev. Noah 
Douthit will have charge of the service. Burial will be at West Salem 
Cemetery.

The body will lie in state at the family home after 3 P.M. today.

Mr. Terry is survived by his wife, four sons, Thomas E. Terry of Flora; 
Rufus W. Terry of Benton; Cpl. Harry H. Terry of Camp Hood, Texas, who 
was a prisoner of war in Germany for four months; Cpl. Herschel S. Terry 
just returned from overseas, a daughter Mrs. Edna Merritt of Mt. Vernon, 
and a grandson Cpl. Edward E. Terry, who was raised from infancy by Mr. and 
Mrs. Terry, also just returned from overseas. Ten grandchildren and two 
great grandchildren also surviving. All the children were at home at the 
time of his death.


Source: Mt Vernon Register News 
Date: September 14, 1945   
Submitted by: Barbara Mason  


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