The funeral service will be held at 1:00 P.M., Saturday, January 6, 2018 at New Corinth Baptist Church, Spivey Street, Ellaville, Georgia .
Mr. Johnny L. Terry was born on May 21, 1957 to the parentage of the late John Henry Terry and Alice Pauline Stewart Terry in Ellaville, Schley County, Georgia. On Sunday night, December 31, 2017, Johnny departed this earthly life at home surrounded by the love of his family. Two siblings, Enoch Terry and Danny L. Terry, preceded him in death.
He was educated in the public school system of Schley County. After completing high school, Johnny joined the United States Navy where he faithfully served our country many years. After leaving the Navy he worked several jobs throughout his local community. Johnny had a kind spirit, pleasant personality and a contagious smile. He was loved by many and will be missed dearly.
Survivors include his siblings, Woodrow Terry (Angela), Locust Grove, Georgia, Emma Gene Dupree, Ellaville, Georgia, Eddie L. Terry (Regina), Oglethorpe, Georgia, Gloria Reddick, Columbus, Georgia, Roger Terry, England, Constance "Tina" Terry, Albany, Georgia, Jamal Terry, Atlanta, Georgia, and Tyrone Terry (Kimberly), Detroit, Michigan, Aunts and uncles: Vivian Strickland (Eddie B.), Atlanta, Georgia, Lovie Jane Owens (Marcellus), Ellaville, Georgia, Eddie L. Stewart (Mary), Atlanta, Georgia, Raymond Stewart (Sharon), Atlanta, Georgia, Annie Joyce Stewart, Miramar, Florida, Harold Stewart (Sharon), Miami Gardens, Florida, Howard Stewart, Linda Jean Stewart, both of Miramar, Florida, Elbert Stewart (Jacqueline), Coral Springs, Florida, Jerry Stewart (Vinet), Miami Gardens, Florida, and Lizzie McNeal, Detroit, Michigan. Also included are a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and many dear friends.