Terry Leeanne Edmison, 67, of Mt. Vernon, passed away at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, at her home with her dog by her side.
Terry was born in Mt. Vernon on March 2, 1946, the daughter of Krekel A. and Floetta (Pigg) Edmison.
Terry retired from the United States Army.
She is survived by two nieces, Victoria Edmison and husband Mike Mize of Springfield and Jennifer Grissom and husband Tony of Glenarm; two nephews, Roger A. Edmison Jr. and wife Kendal of Edmond, Okla. and Mike Edmison and wife Lisa of Chatham; and her special friends at the Mt. Vernon Gun and Sportsman’s Club.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Roger (Carol) Edmison.
Services for Terry L. Edmison will be at noon Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, at the Oakwood Cemetery with Pastor Marty Mills officiating. Military honors will be conducted by American Legion Post 141 in Mt. Vernon.
For those wishing, memorials may be made to the Jefferson County Animal Shelter and will be accepted at the Newell Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.
For more information call the funeral home at 246-0100 or visit online at www.newellfuneralhome.com for online obituary and online condolences.