|Birth: ||Feb. 25, 1944|
|Death: ||Jun. 2, 2011|
Pharos-Tribune (Logansport, IN) - June 2, 2011
Deceased Name: Richard 'Terry' Annis
GALVESTON — Richard "Terry" Annis, 67, Galveston, passed from this life into eternity with his Lord on June 2, 2011. He died peacefully at 9:25 a.m. in his home.
Born Feb. 25, 1944, in Cass County, he was the son of Richard E. and Edna M. Pickens Annis.
Terry, a 1963 graduate of Logansport High School, was the school's first state wrestling champion at the 138-pound class. He won the Indiana Wrestling Coaches Award for outstanding wrestler, was North Central Conference Champion in 1962 and 1963, and Most Valuable Wrestler for Logansport High School in 1963.
A veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, Terry was a lifetime member of the VFW Post 3790, American Legion Post 60 and the Eagles Lodge 232.
He worked at Wilson Foods until they closed and then for his uncle (Robert Annis) at RBA company in Indianapolis, where he built demagnetizers and pocket magnetometers that shipped around the world.
Terry enjoyed watching any college sports on TV, NASCAR, the Indianapolis Colts, and he also enjoyed woodworking. Most of all, he loved spending time with his family and friends. He was known as a handyman to his neighbors and friends. Terry will be remembered for his love of life, generosity and helping others.
Surviving are one daughter, Kim (Scott) Cover, Lafayette; two granddaughters, Jessica JoAnn Cover and Kaylynn Marie Cover, Lafayette; one sister, Sandy Annis, Kokomo; two brothers, Al Annis (Pam), Granger and Robert Annis, of Logansport; several nieces and nephews; and many close and loving friends.
Terry was preceded in death by his son, Adam Christopher Annis, and parents, Richard and Edna Annis.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Gundrum Funeral Home with chaplain Joyce Brooks officiating.
Burial will follow in Galveston Cemetery, with full military graveside rites.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to VNS Howard Regional Hospice, 2800 S. Reed Road, Second Floor, Kokomo IN 46902.
(bio by: af)
Richard Elvin Annis (1921 - 1992)
Edna Mae Pickens Annis (1923 - 1989)
Adam Christopher Annis (1980 - 2001)*
Created by: Mark
Record added: Jun 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71014460
Remembered by the employees of Wilson Foods - Logansport, Indiana|
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