In his younger years Terry attended Hyndburn Park school in Accrington before leaving to work on building sites as well as down the coal mines as a plumber. He then worked for William Blythes in both Church and Hapton for 27 years up until his retirement.
In his spare time he enjoyed table tennis, snooker, 5-A-Side football, as well as browsing around flea markets and car boot sales. He also took pleasure doing DIY, reading and going to the cinema.
A dearly loved husband of Carol, a much loved father of Michelle, Shaun, Jeanette & Craig and their partners, a treasured grandad, a dear brother of Ken, Adrian, Sylvia, Vivien and their partners as well as a loving uncle and cousin.
A celebration of life service will be held at 2.30pm, on Tuesday 23rd October 2018, at Accrington Crematorium.
Family flowers only please, but donations are welcome in memory of Terry for Cancer Research UK or the East Lancashire Hospice c/o Barton & Hallworth Funeral Service, The Old Foxhill, 136-8 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle. BB5 3DR. Tel: 01254 390542