Clarence "Tex" E. Terry, 90, of Holland Township, N.J. died Thursday, April 22, 2021.
Born November 3, 1930 in Princeton, West Virginia, Clarence was a son of the late Edward P. and Laura B. (Hedrick) Terry.
He was a Marine Corp. veteran of the Korean War.
He was a member and usher at St. Mary Church, Alpha, N.J.
Clarence was a former laborer for the Heavy and General Laborer's Union, Local 472, Newark N.J. He also worked as an assistant for the former W.E. Johnson Funeral Home, Inc., Holland Township, N.J. and several other funeral homes in the area.
On May 23, 1959, Clarence married the former Viola K. Barbadora who he absolutely loved and adored. They observed their sixty-first wedding anniversary last May.
In addition to his wife, Clarence is survived by many nieces and nephews. Two brothers, Kenneth and Donald and five sisters, Carrie Schenk, Nellie Marie Gilley, Mildred Tabor, Helen Davis and Vergie Bailey all died earlier.
Visitation will begin at 9:15 a.m. Tuesday in St. Mary Church, 830 Fifth Ave, Alpha, N.J. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. in the church. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Funeral arrangements: Noto-Wynkoop Funeral Home, 289 South Main St, Phillipsburg, N.J. www.noto-wynkoop.com.
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