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Connelly, Terry Gordon


        Spec. 4 U.S. Army

        Hometown: Mims, Florida

        Died: May 1972 Germany

        Born: May 5, 1952
         

        Obituary

        Spec. 4 Terry Gordon Connelly, U.S. Army died Monday in Germany as a result of an automobile accident. He had been in Germany for the past 11 months.

        Mr. Connelly, 20, whose home address was Oakwood Trailer Park, Mims, was born in Jamestown, Pa, May 5, 1952. He came to Mims nine years ago from Norfolk, Va. He was a member of Mims Methodist Church.

        Surviving are his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Connelly, Mims; one brother, Ashley Connelly, Titusville; one sister Cheryl Connelly, Mims, his grandfather, John Blackburn, Johnstown, Pa and grandmother, Mrs. Dora Wheldon, Nottingham England.

        Military funeral services will be held at Smith Funeral Home, Garden Street in Titusville, Monday at 4 p.m. Burial at Oak Lawn Cemetery.

        (Published in the newspaper TODAY 21 May, 1972, page 3B)