2018-04-14 / Obituaries

Terry Lee Prevette

North Wilkesboro — Terry Lee Prevette, age 70, of North Wilkesboro, died Monday, April 9, 2018 at Forsyth Medical Center. He was born January 17, 1948 in Wilkes County to Talmadge “Tam” and Thelma Lee Prevette. Mr. Prevette was a member of Oakwoods Baptist Church. Terry was the previous owner of Terry’s Grill and Hester’s Drive-In in North Wilkesboro. He enjoyed making jewelry and playing with his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Mr. Prevette was preceded in death by his parents; grandson, Thomas Phillip Britton; Uncle, Ike Prevette and Aunt, Ruth Prevette.

Surviving are his wife, Ella Bullard Prevette; daughter, Teresa Lynn Prevette and fiancé Paul Poarch of Wilkesboro; son, Terry Joseph Prevette and wife Sarah of North Wilkesboro; sister-cousin, Berniece Combs and husband Rex of Wilkesboro; grandchildren, Cody Michael Prevette, Anthony Tyler Dering, Andrew Mark Dering and wife Katie, Matthew Alex Prevette and wife Destiny, Samantha Jane Prevette, Airman First Class Logan Eric Prevette; Sarah Mackenzie Britton, David Anthony Britton, Kathleen Johanne Britton; and five great grandchildren. 

Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Miller Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Josh Blevins and the Rev. Michael Dyess officiating. Burial will follow in Mtn. Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Miller Funeral Service from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, prior to the service. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the March of Dimes Foundation, Donation Processing Center, PO Box 673667, Marietta, Georgia 30006. 

Miller Funeral Service in North Wilkesboro is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.millerfuneralservice.com

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