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In Memory of

Mary Kate Terrell

January 16, 1927 - March 29, 2015

Obituary


Mary Kate Terrell, 88, of Memphis, TN passed away on March 29, 2015. She was the daughter of Joseph H. and Mary C. Holmes and grew up in Lexington, TN. She was married to the late Rev. Harold Terrell for 53 years. During their marriage they served as Pastor to congregations in Virginia, IL and Texarkana, AR. A devout Christian, Mary loved people. She enjoyed baking cookies for people that helped her around her home. She loved her pets and enjoyed taking her children fishing, sewing and gardening. Most recently, she was a member at...

Mary Kate Terrell, 88, of Memphis, TN passed away on March 29, 2015. She was the daughter of Joseph H. and Mary C. Holmes and grew up in Lexington, TN. She was married to the late Rev. Harold Terrell for 53 years. During their marriage they served as Pastor to congregations in Virginia, IL and Texarkana, AR. A devout Christian, Mary loved people. She enjoyed baking cookies for people that helped her around her home. She loved her pets and enjoyed taking her children fishing, sewing and gardening. Most recently, she was a member at Faith Cumberland Presbyterian Church. She and Rev. Terrell raised four children: Nancy Maller (Michael); Elizabeth Terrell; Thomas Terrell, who is already with the Lord; and George Terrell (Deborah). She was also the grandmother of Erin Franklin, who is also with the Lord. The visitation will be Tuesday, March 31 from 5-7 p.m. The funeral service will be Wednesday, April 1, at 10 a.m., both will be at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens, 3700 N Germantown Road, Bartlett, TN 38133. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Smile Train, Humane Society of Memphis, or Memphis Theological Society.