John Merlyn Terrell, Sr. "Cubby", born on October 11,1934, left his beautiful lake home on March 26, 2019 to an even more beautiful heavenly home to be with his sons, Michael and David; and granddaughter, Erin.
John proudly served in the United States Air Force in the Korean War and was a retired member of Local 198.
John leaves behind his wife of 66 years, Laurice; sons, Ronnie Terrell and wife Kathy, Butch Terrell and wife Lisa; grandson, Matthew Pittman; granddaughter, Rachael Terrell; and great-grandchildren, Ava, Morgan, Carter and Jonathan.
John was preceded in death by his parents, Michael and Mary Terrell and sister Jane Geiger.
Pallbearers will be James Terrell, Jerry Terrell, Paul Terrell, Ronnie Terrell, Butch Terrell and Matthew Pittman. Honorary pallbearers will be Wayne McQuiston, Paul Bozeman, Tom Castle, Jackie Laird and Billy DeLancy.
Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for the visitation on Friday, March 29, 2019 at Sandy Creek Baptist Church, 22834 Liberty Road, Zachary from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral service at 12:00 p.m. The burial and reception will immediately follow at church.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Louisiana War Veterans Home, 4939 Louisiana 10, Jackson, LA 70748.