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Terry C. Messinger

d. October 19, 2020

Terry C. Messinger

1935 - 2020

Terry C. Messinger, 85, was born on July 29, 1935 in Elmira, New York and was called up to be with his Lord and Savior on October 11, 2020 in Houston, Texas.  Terry was a loving father, grandfather, great grandfather, great great grandfather, brother, and friend.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Maynard Eugene Messinger and Doris Edna Thompson; the love of his life, Betty Jane Messinger; also his son, Barry Allen Speedy.  Terry leaves behind to cherish his memories, his sons, Randall G. Ray, Gary E. Speedy, Craig Steven Speedy, and Ray Messinger McCarthy & wife Elayne; his daughters, Teresa Weaver and Sandra Kay McClenithan; his brother, Jim Messinger & wife Kate; granddaughter, Jamie McCarthy; 19 grandchildren; 34 great grandchildren; 6 great great grandchildren;  he also leaves behind many other relatives and numerous friends.  Terry will be dearly missed by all who shared wonderful memories with him.

Pallbearers, Charles Corossan, Kenneth DeBerry, Stephen Switzer, Jamie Mcquiston, Evan Rodrigues, and Steven Oubre.

Visitation Services:

Funeral Service:

Visitation: Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Prayer Service: 7:00pm

Location: Compean Funeral Home Family Chapel

Funeral: Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Time: 9:30am

Location: Compean Funeral Home Family Chapel

Interment: Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery

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