RUSSELL DEYO TERRY

Posted by Mary Webster <bee-gard@lcc.net> on Fri, 01 Oct 1999

Surname: Terry, Riddle

Information from newspaper obituary. For full content refer to the original source.

Russell Deyo Terry, 96, of Houston, formerly of Wills Point, Texas, passed away October 17, 1998 in Houston. Mr. Terry was born September 9, 1902. He was a graduate of S.M.U. with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering. Mr. Terry started his career with Geophysical Services (G.S.I.). He became a long time employee with Standard Oil Company, where he later retired. After retirement, he became a consultant for G. J. Long. Mr. Terry was preceded in death by his parents, John T. Terry and Mattie Riddle; son, Russell D. Terry, Jr.; (6) brothers and (2) sisters. He is survived by his wife of 65 years., Beulah (Williams) Terry, son, William P. Terry, daughter, Mary Webster & husband, Calvin of Huntsville, Texas, two grandchildren, Theresa and husband Keith Baldwin of The Woodlands;Donald Webster of Spring, Tx., two great grandchildren, and a sister, Odessa Gautier. Graveside services will be held on October 20th, Forest Park Westheimer, Houston, Texas.

Houston Chronicle, Monday, October 19, 1998.