Obit: Charlie Terry

Obit: Charlie Terry

October 3rd, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Jr.Charlie Terry Jr., 65, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, at a local hospital.He was of Baptist faith and also a graduate of Riverside High School and Chattanooga City College. He served in the U.S. Air Force as a Staff Sargent in Vietnam and Saigon. Charlie also worked as Chief Clerk for 35 years with Norfolk Southern Railway.He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie Sr. and Dovie Terry.Survivors include his siblings, the Rev. Jerry (Sandra) Terry, of Chattanooga, Carllee Terry of Monks Corner, S.C., Gloria Thornhill, Chattanooga; dear friend, Rosa Chatman; a host of relatives and friends.Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, at the funeral home with the Rev. Jerry L. Terry officiating.Interment in National Cemetery.The body will lie in state after noon today and the family will receive friends from 6-7 p.m. at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.