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Josephine (Peebles) Terry

August 21, 1935 ~ April 9, 2022 (age 86)

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Josephine Peebles Terry passed away Saturday, April 9, 2022. She was 86. Visitation will be Wednesday, April 13, 2022 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at Colbert Memorial Chapel followed by a graveside service in Colbert Memorial Gardens at 12 p.m. Brother J.D. Harrison will be officiating.


She had been married to the late Charles B. Terry for 62 years.


She was preceded in death by her parents, Dan and Ethel Peebles; husband, Charles B. Terry; and four sisters.


Josephine is survived by their daughter, Darlene Terry Hamm (Ed), and granddaughter, Christine Hamm Beasley (Malarie Beasley); great grandson, Wylie Beasley. She is also survived by her nieces, DeJuana Faulkner (Jack), LaSondra Hatton (Bill), Gwen Holmes, and Teresa Glenn (Stanley).


Mrs. Terry was a member of Ford City Baptist Church. She spent many years working at local favorites, Woolco and Morrison’s Cafeteria. 


Pallbearers will be Bill Hatton, Kenneth Hamm, Ricky Williams, Robert Evans, Jack Foster, and Jeremy Terry. Honorary pallbearers will be Jack Faulkner.

Special thank you to the staff of Mitchell Hollingsworth, especially her nurse, Casey.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Josephine (Peebles) Terry, please visit our floral store.


April 13, 2022

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Colbert Memorial Chapel
700 Hwy 43 South
Tuscumbia, AL 35674

Graveside Service
April 13, 2022

12:00 PM
Colbert Memorial Gardens
700 Hwy 43 South
Tuscumbia, AL 35674

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