January 23, 2016
Date of Service: January 28, 2016
Interment Location: Sermon on the Mount
Ruthie Jones Terry, 64, Elizabethton, passed away Saturday, January 23, 2016 at her residence. She was a Carter County native. Ruthie was a 1969 graduate of Happy Valley High School. She was a seamstress. Ruthie formerly worked at Denise Lingerie and Siemens. She loved spending time with her grandkids and her family. She was a member of Pleasant Beach Baptist Church. Ruthie was preceded in death by a son: Jeffery Carroll Buck.
Survivors include her husband of 21 years: Ed Terry. A son: Brian Keith Buck and wife Tracie, Mooresville, North Carolina. A daughter: Tina Michelle Buck and boy friend Mike Hughes, Butler. Two Grandchildren: Ashley and Riley Buck. Her Parents: Rev. Kenneth & Pearl Jones, Elizabethton. A brother: Tony Jones and wife Irene, Elizabethton. Her Nephew: Mark Jones, her niece: Kim Reece. Five Step-Children: Eddie Terry and wife Patricia, Roanoke, Virginia, Sherry Delp and husband John, Marion, Virginia, Carole Delp and Linda Broadwine both of Chilhowie, Virginia, and Tommy Terry, Saltville, Virginia. Seven Step-Grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Memorial Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Charlie Biggs and Dr. Alan King officiating. Graveside Service and Interment will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, January 28, 2016 in Happy Valley Memorial Park. Music will be provided by Cindy Johnson and Greg Ruston. Active Pallbearers who are requested to assemble at the funeral home at 10:20 a.m. Thursday will be: Riley Buck, Ian Ford, Mark Jones, Eddie Terry, Tommy Terry, Mike Hughes, Jeff Townsend, Kevin Townsend, Eric Delp, Kevin Delp, and Tyler Delp. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home. Friends may also visit with the family at her residence. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 10:20 a.m. Thursday to go to the cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the Terry family at our web-site www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Terry family