Terrell was born Sept. 1, 1941, in Shreveport, Louisiana, to Dewey and Elizabeth Shelley. He was retired from International Paper and a member of Springdale Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Sue Shelley of Queen City, Texas; daughter, Dana Brown of Wake Village, Texas; two grandchildren; Christian Brown of Dekalb, Texas and Callie Brown of Wake Village, Texas; and a number of other relatives.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Hanner Funeral Service.
Guest registry is available at www.hannerfuneralservice.com