JAMES TERRELL(1937 - 2017)

Aug. 13, 1937 - Dec. 3, 2017 OKLAHOMA CITY James Franklin Terrell, of Oklahoma City, passed away Dec. 3, 2017, at the age of 80. He was born Aug. 13, 1937, in Abernathy, TX. James graduated from Texas Tech and received a degree in electrical engineering. He retired from FAA after 35 years of service. James enjoyed woodworking and golfing. He enjoyed baseball and football and was a huge Cubs, OU Sooners, Texas Tech and Dallas Cowboys fan. Most of all, he loved his family, especially his grandchildren. James is survived by his wife, Frances Terrell; two sons, Tony Terrell & wife Jill and Tommy Terrell; two grandchildren, Josh Terrell and Tiffany Terrell; and one brother, Bobby Terrell. He was preceded in death by his parents, Samuel and Sudie Terrell; uncle, Lacy; and aunt, Susie Terrell. Funeral Services for James will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, at Draper Park Christian Church, located at 8500 S. Walker in OKC. Interment to follow at Sunny Lane Cemetery, Del City. Services are under direction of John M. Ireland Funeral Home, Moore, OK.

Funeral Home

John M. Ireland Funeral Home & Chapel
120 S Broadway St Moore, OK 73160
(405) 799-1200

Published in The Oklahoman on Dec. 5, 2017