Mary Sims Terry




TERRY - MRS. MARY SIMS, of 612 w. 12th St. Courts, died Wednesday  in a local hospital.  She was a member of Second Missionary Baptist Church.  Survivors include her husband, Roosevelt Terry, Detroit, Mich.; two daughters, Rosemary Gordon, Detroit, and Gwendolyn Terry, Chattanooga; two sons, Ernest and Roosevelt Terry Jr., both Chattanooga; sister, Mozell S. Thaxton; two brothers, James D. and Jesse Sims, both of Chattanooga; two grandchildren; three nieces and one nephew; two cousins.  Services will be held at 1;30 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Paul A. McDaniel officiating.  Burial will be in Highland Cemetery.  There will be no wake, but the body will be in state today at the Avondale Chapel of Franklin-Strickland Funeral Home. 

Chattanooga Times November 3 1984 Pg A12


Submitted by Tonia Hager Cobb