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Johnny Terry

May 11, 1938 — March 2, 2021

Fayetteville, NC

TSGT (RET) Johnny Mac "John" Terry, 82, of Fayetteville, passed away Tuesday, March 2, 2021.

Born in Robeson County, Johnny is the son of the late Oscar and Martha Terry. Along with his parents, He is also preceded in death by his wife Carolyn L. Terry and sister, Joyce Smith.

Earning numerous medals and awards during his military career, Johnny served over 21 years in the U.S. Air Force before retiring in September of 1976.

He is survived by his daughter, Martha Terry Locklear and husband John; son, Jeff Terry and wife Trude; son, Steve Terry and wife Anne; grandchildren, Jessica Terry, Ashley Locklear, Lauren Blackburn and husband Justin, Kaitlin White and husband Doug, and Brandon Terry; great grandsons, Aiden Blackburn and Hudson White; and several other family and friends.

Johnny was a loving father, grandfather, great grandfather, and friend who will be greatly missed by everyone who knew and loved him.

The family will not formally be receiving friends, but anyone who would like to stop by to pay their respects before the service may do so from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, March 6, 2021 at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial contributions be made to The Ellie Jean Project, Inc. at the link below.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Johnny Terry, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Sunday, March 7, 2021

Starts at 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Fayetteville Memorial Cemetery

2881 Gillespie St, Fayetteville, NC 28306

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