Obituary: Arthella M. Terry
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Feb 2010, B31
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Born February 8, 1931 - died December 18, 2009. Arthella M. Terry, known by many as "Artie", was the fifth of six children born to Aliss and Charles Jones, who preceded her in death. Artie was born on February 8, 1931 in Indianapolis, IN. She died on December 18, 2009 in Sarasota, FL, at the age of 78. Her siblings were Charles Jr., Harold, Lavonia, Peggy (Loretta), and Stella. Her uncle and aunt were Dennis and Harvine Jones. Her husband was Lawrence Terry. On December 27, 2002, Artie and Lawrence celebrated their Golden 50th Wedding Anniversary. Lawrence preceded her in death in April of 2008. She is survived by a son, Lawrence, Jr. (Raleigh, NC); daughter, Marybeth Spence (Fredrick, Sr.) (Sarasota, FL); son, Mark (Caren) (Houston, TX); grandchildren, Lawrence III (Columbia, SC) and Candis (Greensboro, NC); Fredrick, Jr. (Jacksonville, FL) and Patrick (Sarasota, FL); Reina, Joshua, and Regan (Houston, TX); great-grandchild Christian (son of Lawrence III) (Columbia, SC); one surviving aunt. Full article available at Wilmette Public Library.

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Obituary: Arthella M. Terry