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Terry Fortenberry

May 12, 1948 — May 27, 2022

TERRY LEE FORTENBERRY, 74, of Piedmont, passed away on Friday, May 27, 2022, at NE Regional Medical Center in Anniston surrounded by his loving family.

Terry was a Calhoun County native, a Longtime member of the Piedmont Rescue Squad, Odd Fellows Lodge, and Piedmont Cumberland Presbyterian Church. He proudly served his country in the US Army during the Vietnam Era and was a supervisor with the Calhoun County Highway Department before retiring.

He was preceded in death by his parents:  Dennis Floy and Pluma Mae Parris Fortenberry; sister: Darlene Bosse; and brothers in law: Gene Freeman, Clinton Justice and David Bosse.

He is survived by the love of his life: Carol Steed Fortenberry; devoted daughter: Michelle Fortenberry; special son: Jeff Rader; brothers: Albert “Dude” Fortenberry, Douglas “Alabama” (Patsy) Fortenberry, Danny Wayne Fortenberry, and Marvin Fortenberry; sisters:  Yvionne Freeman and Libby Justice; and his precious fur babies: T.J. and Peanut.

Visitation will be Sunday, May 29, 2022, from 6-8 PM at Dansby Heritage Chapel. The funeral service will be Monday, May 30 at 2:00 PM with Eddie Lindsey and Rev. Ken Byford officiating.  Burial will follow in Nances Creek Cemetery. Nephews and Nieces will serve as pallbearers.

Dansby Heritage Chapel is honored to serve the Fortenberry Family.

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