Benny Wayne “Pappy” Terrell, 1937-2021


Benny Wayne “Pappy” Terrell, 83, of Alba passed away Jan. 9, 2021 in Tyler. He was born Oct. 16, 1937, in Stamford to Benjamin Edward and Ellen Bernice Jones Terrell. Benny was a home builder and a fishing guide on Lake Fork. He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant brother and sister and two sisters.

Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Ruby Terrell of Alba; two sons, Brent Terrell of Fort Worth and Jason Terrell of Arlington; two daughters, Beth Perscell of Fort Worth and Lisa Allen of Azle; three sisters; twelve grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and several other relatives and friends.

No services are planned for Mr. Terrell.