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Vera Terry

Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Troy First Baptist Church, with the Rev. Dale Green officiating, assisted by Dr. Vann Kissell. Burial will follow at Terrace Hill Cemetery near Troy.
The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m. Sunday at White & Mahon Funeral Home in Troy.
Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. They include Mitchell Crocetti, Jeff Crocetti, Mike Green, Alan Terry, Rick Terry, Billy Joe Terry, Charles Cavness and Jeff Parham. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the TEL Sunday School Class at Troy First Baptist Church and R.C. and Pat Parrish, Fred and Carolyn Dickerson and Ronnie and Lisa Morris.
The family requests that memorials be made to Troy First Baptist Church or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis.
She was born July 13, 1909, in Benton County, daughter of the late John William and Mattie (Henry) Henson. She married Leonard Terry in 1936. He died Jan. 8, 1989. She was a homemaker and had been employed at the former Troy Manufacturing Co. Mrs. Terry was a member of Troy First Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Bettye and Dale Green of Troy; three sons and two daughters-in-law, Bobby and Tammy Terry of Hornbeak, James Terry of Troy and Joe and Carolyn Terry of Memphis; 12 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Marguerite Crocetti.
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