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Terry Wayne Pelston, 65, Columbia, KY (1955-2021)

Terry Wayne Pelston of Columbia passed away on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, at his residence. He was 65 years old.

Funeral services will be held at 1pmCT on Friday, January 15, 2021, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY, with Bro. Glen McInteer officiating. Burial will follow in the Coomer Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 10amCT on Friday at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

For the health and respect of the family, please follow all rules for social distancing and everyone attending will be required to wear a mask or face covering.
Born May 4, 1955, in Cumberland County, he was the son of the late Carl and Elsie Ray Pelston. Mr. Pelston was a member of the Carrying the Torch Ministries.

Survivors include four siblings Louise Furkins (Paul Thorpe), Walter Pelston (Marie), Larry Pelston (Carolyn) and Ronnie Joe Pelston (Linda) all of Columbia, KY and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by Six siblings Edith Gabehart, Ruby Bates, Myrtie Wooten, Sylvia Shively, Homer Pelston and Kenneth Pelston; two half-brothers and three half-sisters.

Pallbearers will be Anthony Gabehart, Odell Wooten, Trevor Pelston, Tim Myers, Michael Furkins and Leroy Spencer.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Terry Wayne Pelston, 65, Columbia, KY (1955-2021)

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