Lillie N. Terry


Passed: Friday, August 26, 2016
Funeral: Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Age: 98
Location: Simpsonville

Lillie Myral Nelson Terry, 98, widow of Fred Oscar Terry, died August 26, 2016 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.

A native of Laurens County, she was a daughter of the late Andy and Exia Simmons Nelson, a retired textile employee and of the Church of God of Prophecy faith.


Surviving are three sons, Darrell Terry (Connie) of Antelope, California, Sonny Terry (Mary Jo) of Elk Grove, California and Artis Terry (Lavonda) of Powdersville; one daughter, Wilma Hand (Rhett) of Simpsonville; one brother, David Nelson of Wellford; one sister, Pearl Boon of Pelham; thirteen grandchildren; and many great and great-great-grandchildren.

She was also predeceased by a son, Harold Terry and a daughter, Oretha Arnold.

Funeral Services:

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at The Wood Mortuary, conducted by Rev. Wayne Hinton and Rev. Jim Thomas.

Burial will follow in Graceland East Memorial Park.

Visitation will be held 12:30 until 1:45 p.m. Tuesday at the mortuary prior to the service.

The family is at the home of the grandson, Danny Hand, 421 Plamandon Drive, Simpsonville, SC 29680.

Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com.

Wood Mortuary

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