Terry Allen Frey was born the son of Thomas Frey and Willa (Miller) Frey on July 7, 1958, in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas, and departed this life July 26, 2015, at his home in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas, at the age of 57 years.
He was united in marriage on July 13, 1990, at Jonesboro, Arkansas, to Jeanette Walsh Risner.
He is survived by his wife, Jeanette Frey of their home in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas; three children, Seth Risner and wife, Courtney of Mammoth Spring, Arkansas, Courtney Felton and husband, Derek of Highlandville, Missouri, and Shelby Bowers and husband, Jason of Thayer, Missouri; one granddaughter, Rorie Risner of Mammoth Spring, Arkansas; his parents, Tom and Willa Frey of Mammoth Spring, Arkansas; three brothers, Robert Frey and wife, Marilyn of Thibodaux, Louisiana, Len Frey and wife, Renea of Jonesboro, Arkansas, and Mitch Frey of Jonesboro, Arkansas; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Tom and Margaret Walsh of Mammoth Spring, Arkansas; one niece, Nicole Fry and husband, Cody; three nephews, Brandon Frey, Matthew Frey, and Jacob Frey, other relatives and many friends.
Terry enjoyed the outdoors and his work as a truck driver for Walsh Logging.
He enjoyed sports, watching Nascar, and loved all of his pets, especially his, Chih-what-ever, Cinny.
He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas and the Spring River Lions Club.
Terry enjoyed cook-outs and was known as a grill master by family and friends. He was deeply devoted to his family, loved and cherished his granddaughter, Rorie, and his memory will forever be in the hearts and lives of all who knew him.
Funeral Services will be Wednesday, July 29, 2015, at 10:00 AM at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, July 28th, from 6 until 8 PM at the Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer.
Burial will be in the Walsh Cemetery near Mammoth Spring, Arkansas, with services under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc. in Thayer.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family and may be left at the funeral home.