Robert Austin Terry Jr.

ROBERT AUSTIN TERRY, JR. Robert Austin Terry, Jr., 83, of Fort Pierce, Florida, passed away March 2, 2013 at Lawnwood Regional Medical Center in Fort Pierce. Bob Jr. was a lifetime resident of Fort Pierce. He graduated from the Yellow Brick School in 1947 and graduated from Georgia Tech in 1951 with a degree in Architecture. He then earned a degree in Business Ed from the University of Florida in 1954. He was a Veteran serving in the United States Army in Japan and Korea. Active in the community, he served on the Fort Pierce Planning Board, he was a dedicated member of the St. Lucie Village School Committee since the school began its renovations in 1991 and was the Director of the A.E. Backus Gallery in Fort Pierce, for 40 years. Bob was preceded in death by his Father, Robert A. Terry, Sr., mother, Blair Wells Terry, and sister, Alyce Terry Guettler. Survivors include his brother-in-law, Edward Paul Guettler, and nieces, Terry G. Seen, Donna G. Taylor, and Blair G. Moore, all of Rock Hill, South Carolina. A Funeral Eucharist will be celebrated Saturday, March 9th at 2:00pm, at Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church, 210 South Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, with the Rev. John Liebler, Rector, officiating. A Reception for family and friends will follow in the Parish Hall. Interment was at Riverview Memorial Park in Fort Pierce at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions as a Memorial may be made to the A.E. Backus Gallery, 500 North Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, Florida, 34950. Arrangements by the Yates Funeral Home & Crematory, Fort Pierce Chapel. An Online Guestbook is available by visiting Don't let it be forgot, there was a spot<$>thanks for sharing it with me. Paid Obituary

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Yates Funeral Home & Crematory
1101 South U.S. Highway 1 Fort Pierce, FL 34950
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Published in the TC Palm from Mar. 7 to Mar. 10, 2013