Minnie Modene Terry
Minnie Modene Terry, 94, of Conroe, passed away Oct. 29, 2013, at her home.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m., Friday, Nov. 1, in the Mexia Cemetery, with Mr. Larry Cone Jr. officiating.
Modene was born June 2, 1919, in Corsicana, to Paul P. and Octie W. Scott Wallace. She married Chester Lee Terry in 1939.
She was a hard worker, while being a dedicated wife and mother; she also worked as a waitress for the majority of her life.
Modene had a green thumb when it came to growing plants, which she loved to do.
She enjoyed doing ceramics, knitting, crocheting and a cup of coffee while visiting with friends.
She was known for making good pies and superb enchiladas.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Chester; sons Paul Lee and Edwin Terry; sisters Doris Norwood and Joyce Tinnin; and brothers Harme and Thadis Wallace.
Modene is survived by her daughter, Frances Cone and husband Larry, of Conroe; grandchildren Larry Delano Cone Jr., Vance Lee Cone, Vanessa Lou Cone, Brian Terry, Edwin Terry, Paula Terry and Lee Ann Terry; 11 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; and two great-great-great-grandchildren.
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