Thomas L. Terry, 69, of Holts Summit, formerly of Memphis, Tenn., went home to be with his Lord on Tuesday, February 21, 2012. Tom was a graduate of Memphis State University and served proudly in the United States Army. He retired from Office of Administration in 1999 after 25 years. His greatest love was for his Lord Jesus Christ and for his family. He was an active member of Union Hill Baptist Church for the past 25 years and loved supporting the ministries of God's church. Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Brenda; two children, Chris Terry and his wife Angela and Joe Terry; two precious grandchildren, Blake and Paige; and many wonderful friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Hilda Terry of Memphis, Tenn. A memorial service will be held on February 27, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. at Union Hill Baptist Church in Holts Summit with Reverend Frank Whitney officiating. The family will receive friends from 9:00 a. m. until time of service. Those desiring to make memorial contributions may do so to Union Hill Baptist Church Building Fund or to the Holts Summit Ministerial Alliance Food Program, c/o Union Hill Baptist Church, 460 South Summit Drive, Holts Summit, MO 65043. Arrangements are under the direction of Debo Funeral Home. You may leave condolences by visiting www.debofuneralhome.com.