Glendal Ray Terrill Obituary
Glendal Ray Terrill, lifelong resident of Schulter, Oklahoma passed away at his home early Saturday morning June 22, 2019. He was 76 years old.
Ray was born July 27, 1942, in Henryetta, Oklahoma the second child of Glen Riley Terrill and Mildred Lucille Graffman Terrill. He graduated from Schulter High School with the class of 1960. He and his wife Dolores were members of the Jubilee Christian Center in Okmulgee, OK.
Ray was a career pipeliner having worked several years on the Alyeska Pipeline and was a member of the International Union of Operating Engineers. He was also a member of the National Rifle Association. Ray was an avid sportsman growing up in Okmulgee County and enjoyed hunting or being on the lake somewhere fishing for the elusive prized largemouth bass. He taught his children to hunt and fish and delighted in spending as much time as possible with them enjoying the outdoors together.
Ray is survived by his wife Dolores Almendariz Terrill of the home, a daughter Annette Renee Terrill of Schulter, three sons, Gary Randall Terrill and wife Michelle; Ray Terrill, Jr. and wife Diana, all of Henryetta, and Michael Dean Terrill and wife Lee Ann of Terre Haute, IN.
Survivors include grandchildren Heather Starkey and husband Charles, Tiffany Terrill, Beth Bradshaw and husband Thomas, Mike Terrill Jr., Matthew Terrill and wife Kayla, Hailey Donley and husband James. Survivors also include fifteen great grandchildren Clarissa and Cerina Dudley, Katelynn, Logan, and David Long, Aliyah and Meliek Terrill, Anaya Nunn, Noah Bradshaw, Makynlee and Makynzee Terrill, baby Matthew Terrill, Miyah, Jase and Jax Donley, and a brother, Richard Don Terrill and wife Nancy of Ponca City, OK as well as nieces, cousins and a whole host of friends.
Ray was preceded in death by his parents Glen Terrill and Mildred Terrill Parker, stepmother Ann Terrill, stepfather Gayle Parker, baby sister Ruth Ann Terrill, and infant great grandson Caden James Donley.
Cards of condolence can be sent to Dolores Terrill, P.O. Box 143, Henryetta, OK 74437. In lieu of flowers a memorial donation in Ray’s name can be made to the American Heart Association on their website or the American Heart Association National Center, 7272 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, TX 75231.
Cremation has been effected at Ray’s request by Integrity Funeral Service of Henryetta. No memorial service is planned at this time.