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Terry D. Amos

December 27, 1943 — September 30, 2022


Terry D. Amos


Terry D. Amos, 78, of Shelbyville, passed away Friday, September 30, 2022, at Ashford Place Health Campus in Shelbyville.

He was born December 27, 1943, in Shelbyville, the son of Ralph Sr. and Winifred (Alexander) Amos.  On January 7, 1984, he married Linda Ivie, and she survives.

In addition to Linda, Terry is survived by his daughters, Tammy Amos of Muskegon, Michigan,  Trista Armes and husband, Craig, of Washington, Kathy Hankins and husband, Kelly, of Shelbyville, and Glenda Pike and husband, James, of Knightstown; brother, Lowell Amos and wife, Janet, of Shelbyville; sister, Jane Amos of Shelbyville; brother-in-law, Jack Miller of Shelbyville; grandchildren, Whitney Baldwin and husband, Alex, Bayleigh Peacock and fiancé, Bayley Tinkle, Katie Day and husband, Jacob, Kaleb Pike and wife, Kayla, Zachary Peacock, Ashley Pike, Robert Pike, Brady Burns, Alex Armes and Edison Armes; great-granddaughters, Sadie and Paislee; and one great-grandson expected soon; and several nieces and nephews.

Terry was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Joyce Miller; and brother, Ralph Amos Jr.

He graduated in 1961 from Shelbyville High School, and continued his education at Ivy Tech College in IT.

Terry was a U.S. Air Force veteran, working as an aircraft mechanic on C-130 at Charleston Air Force Base in South Carolina. He had a life-long love of airplanes.

He was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church.

Terry retired in 2016, after working for over 15 years as a draftsman at Farm Fans.  He also worked in the IT department for Pomeroy, for over 10 years.

He was a member and Past Master of the Shelby Masonic Lodge No. 28 F&AM.

Terry enjoyed HAM radios and his call letters were WB9SLD. He also enjoyed going fishing. 

He leaves behind his special dogs, Hannah and Heidi.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, October 3, 2022, at Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, Carmony-Ewing Chapel, 819 S. Harrison St. in Shelbyville.

Masonic Ritual will be at 1 p.m. Monday followed by the funeral service, at the funeral home, with Rev. Mark Dodd officiating.

Interment will be at Forest Hill Cemetery in Shelbyville, with military graveside rites conducted by the local military committee.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Indiana Chapter, 50 E. 91st St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, Indiana 46240.

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