Nanetta Terrell

Published 3:01 pm Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Nanetta Adams Terrell died Saturday, March 31, 2019, in Franklinton. She was born May 17, 1927, in Bogalusa, to the late Sam and Vera Jenkins Adams.

Nanetta is survived by her beloved husband of 76 years, Ubert Terrell; one son, Aubrey Terrell of El Paso, Texas; four granddaughters, Maureen Woodhouse, Leslie Salinero, Jenny Barroteran and Kellie Strawley; five great-grandchildren, Andrew Woodhouse, Emily Woodhouse, Cassandra Woodhouse, Conner Barroteran and Drew Barroteran; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by two sons, Bruce Terrell and Keith Terrel; four sisters, Geraldine Adams, Ludelia Knight, Faye Tynes, Lorraine Wallace; and one brother, Sam Adams.

Services will be at Brown-McGehee Funeral Home in Bogalusa, with visitation on Friday, April 5, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m., and the funeral on Saturday, April 6, at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at Hillview Memorial Gardens.

The Rev. Paul Corse will officiate. Pallbearers will be nephews, John Magee, Robert Terrell, Paul Magee, Roy Magee and Sam Magee; and great-nephew, Ben Caldwell.

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