|Birth: ||Apr. 14, 1936|
|Death: ||Jan. 27, 2008|
Carl Reed Terrell, Sr., 71 years of age, of Frankfort, Kentucky departed this life and entered into eternal peace on Sunday, January 27th, 2008.
Carl was born in Shelby County, Kentucky on April 14th, 1936, son of the late Charles Lee and Rozena Gee Terrell. He was a carpenter and retired fireman with Franklin County Fire Department and member of Westview Baptist Church.
Carl was survived by two daughters, Pat (and Charles) Moore and Carla (and Willie) Lynn, both of Frankfort, Kentucky; two sons, Jesse (and Kandee) Terrell and Carl (and Phyllis) Terrell, Jr., both of Frankfort, Kentucky; one sister, Joyce Wood of Frankfort, Kentucky; one brother, Charles Lee Terrell of Frankfort, Kentucky; a special friend, Shirley Terrell Miller of Frankfort, Kentucky; nine grandchildren; and a host of other family and friends who mourn his passing.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia "Dolly" Thurman Terrell; his parents, Charles Lee and Rozena Gee Terrell; and one sister, Barbara Elliston.
Visitations were held from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 30th, 2008 at the LeCompte-Johnson-Taylor Funeral Home.
Funeral services were held on Thursday, January 31st, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of the LeCompte-Johnson-Taylor Funeral Home with Brother Bob Karsner and Brother Scott Bryan officiating.
His pallbearers were: Carl Terrell, Jr., Jesse Terrell, William Lynn, II, Willie Lynn, Charles Moore, and Kevin Tabor. His honorary pallbearers were: Sam Copley, Shannon Lynn, Heather Terrell, Lawrence Baker, Patsy Moore, Jesse Lee Terrell, Jr., Daniel Terrell, Megan Terrell, Jacob Moore, and Tim Gaines, Jr.
Burial followed in the Bagdad Cemetery in Shelby County, Kentucky.
THIS IS A TRIBUTE IN MEMORY OF CARL,
If you could see me now you wouldn't shed a tear, Though you may not understand why I'm no longer there. Remember my spirit, that is the real me because I'm still very much alive, I've just been set free. Oh, if you could only see!
I have held our Father's face and I've touched my Savior's hand. All of Heaven's angels rejoiced as I entered the promised land. Beyond the gates of pearl I've walked on the golden streets.
I've touched the walls of jasper and dipped my foot in the crystal sea. The beauty is beyond words and nothing could compare, I've even seen our Lords mansion and someday I'll meet you there. Let Jesus be your guide because "His Word" will show you the way. So please don't cry because we will meet again someday.
Virginia Thurman Terrell
Beloved Dad & Papaw
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