1945 – 2020
Robert Dale Terry (Bob) 75, of Greenup, Kentucky went to meet our Lord and Savior Friday, December 25, 2020.
Bob was born in Rittman, Ohio on May 25, 1945 to the late Richard R. and Recie Mae (Canterbury) Terry.
Bob graduated from Cedero Kenova High School in 1963. He built life-long friendships and enjoyed his high school years to the fullest. His summers were spent soaking up the sun at Dreamland Pool and by cruising the streets of Kenova.
Bob joined the U.S. Air Force in 1963 after his graduation. He went on to proudly serve his country in the Vietnam War. He returned to the small town of Kenova where he met and married the love of his life Carolyn.
He was employed at National Mine Service Co. and retired from Sun Chemical Inc. in Wurtland, Ky. Bob attended Greenup Christian Church, Greenup, Ky. He loved his church family. He enjoyed raising a large vegetable garden, golfing, and spending time with his family.
Along with his parents he is preceded in death by a sister, Laura Donese Allen and a brother, Richard P.Terry.
He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Carolyn J. Terry; a son, Jason D. and Alyssa Terry of Ashland KY; a daughter, Stacey R. and Robert McWharter of Wheelersburg OH; three cherished granddaughters, Oksana, Payton, and Lilliana; one expectant grandchild; a sister, Brady Murray of Ohio; a brother, Bill Terry of Tennessee along with a host of nieces, nephews and friends whom were treated and welcomed as family.
There are no services scheduled at this time.
Burial will be at a later date at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery NE.
Wright’s Funeral Home in Greenup KY has been entrusted with his arrangements.
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