Margaret Terry Shaw
Margaret Terry Shaw, 93 went to be with her Lord and Savior on May 2, 2015 at home in Kempner, Texas. Visitation will be Wednesday, May 6, 2015 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Copperas Cove, TX. A graveside service will be held at Tabernacle Baptist Church Cemetery in Rockfish, North Carolina at a later date. She was born on July 9, 1921 to Silas Napier and Carrie Lillian McColl in McColl, South Carolina. In 1945, she married Homer L. Terry, Sr. becoming a military spouse. During her time in Copperas Cove, she opened Terry’s Furniture and later Terry’s Fashions. Upon his retirement, they moved back to their home in Raeford, North Carolina. Homer passed away in 1982. She married John C. Shaw in 1985. When he passed away in 2003, she moved to Kempner, TX to live with her son, Robert N. Terry, and his wife, Janice. Also living close by was her grandson Robert A. Terry and his wife Crissy (with great-grandsons, Chase and Colton) and her granddaughter, Amy Graziano, and her husband, Keith (with great-granddaughter, Kaitlin). She is also survived by son, Homer Lee Terry, Jr., and his wife, Deb, of Raeford, North Carolina and grandson, Jordan Terry. Margaret was preceded in death by 5 brothers and 4 sisters. Margaret was a member of First Baptist Church in Copperas cove, TX. Her strong Christian witness will long be remembered. Crawford- Bowers Funeral Home, Copperas Cove, will be handling the arrangements..