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Shella Pearl Atwood Terry, 86, Casey Co., KY (1931-2017)

Shella loved her children and grandchildren. She was a kind hearted and loving "Granny" and "Mom." Shella also enjoyed fishing. She grew up in Carr's Chapel First Church of God. She was the daughterof the late Lester & Pearl Atwood, and the widow of J.R. Terry. She leaves 25 direct living descendants spanning four generations.
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Shella Pearl Atwood Terry 86, of Liberty, KY, passed away on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset, KY.

The funeral service will be held at 10amCT/11amET, on Friday, August 11, 2017, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, with Bro. David Noe officiating. Burial will follow in Whited Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5pm-8pmCT/6pm-9pmET on Thursday, August 10, 2017, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Jason Allen, Isaac Allen, Michael Evans, Wayne Evans, AJ Vaught, Al Atwood, Jack Atwood and Wayne Atwood.

Shella Pearl Atwood Terry, 86, Casey Co., KY (1931-2017)

Born on July 10, 1931, in Casey Co., KY, she was a daughter of the late Elmer Lester & Pearl Allen Atwood. She was 86. She died Tuesday, August 8, 2017, in Somerset, Pulaski County, KY, at the age of 86 years, 29 days.

Shella loved her children and grandchildren. She was a kind hearted and loving "Granny" and "Mom." Shella also enjoyed fishing. She grew up in Carr's Chapel First Church of God.

Survivors include:
  • A daughter, Vicki (Larry) Burton of Liberty, KY

  • Three sisters: Myrtle (Irvin) Miller of Moreland, KY; Sally Salyers of Liberty, KY; and Geraldine (Jesse) Salyers of Liberty, KY

  • Six grandchildren: Jason (Shannon) Allen, Amanda Allen, Michael (Bridget) Evans, Wayne Evans, Becky (Kevin) Larson and Leeshell Vaught
  • Ffteen great-grandchildren

  • And three great-great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Shella is also preceded in death by her husband, J.R. Terry; a daughter, Arlene Allen Kidd; a sister, Adell Miller; two brothers, Shelby and Arthur Atwood; and a great-great grandchild, Aubrey Spalding.

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McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY is in charge of arrangements.

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Shella Pearl Atwood Terry, 86, Casey Co., KY (1931-2017)

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