Ella Mae Terry, age 84, died on Sept. 26 at Palm Harbor, Fla. She was born on June 22, 1927, the daughter of Carl and Lila Johnson, of Pierce City.
She married Fulton Terry, of California, who preceded her in death in 2000.
She is survived by their son: Dennis Terry and family, of Palm Harbor.
Ella Mae began her career as a beautician with the Shepherd Beauty Shop, of Purdy, in 1947 before she met and married Fulton Terry of South Gate, California. She was retired from Sears Roebuck, of Los Angeles. She was a sister of Delphine Tate, of Pierce City.
She will be buried at a later date at Arnhart Cemetery, east of Purdy, alongside her husband.