Zollie Terry

    April 20, 1944  -  August 30, 2012


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Zollie Terry
04/20/1944 - 08/30/2012

Zollie Terry age 68 passes away with family by his side on August 30, 2012 in Santa Paula, California. He was born in Bakersfield, CA. He graduated from Oxnard High School in 1962, and was also very athletic in the sports of Football, Basketball, and Track and Field, he was great in whatever sport it was he played his heart out, he made many headlines and his picture was posted in multiple newspapers.

Zollie attend the University of Lavern, Los Angeles, CA where he obtained his Master Degree in Business Administration. He was a Veteran in the U.S Army where he worked as a Radio Operator, received the National Defense Service Medal and qualified as a Marksman with the rifle as well as completing his years in service with an Honorable Discharge. After completing his duty with the Army he began to work for NSWSES in Port Hueneme Naval Base as an Engineer Technician for 30 years, and retired at an early age in 1994. He lived a great life.

Zollie is preceded in death by his parents Dan and Augusta Terry, brothers Johnny Hawkins, James Hawkins, and sisters Nonie Adams and Lena Mae Avery. Zollie is survived by his loving wife Dolores (Solitaire) of 46 years, two daughters Kea and Monica, son Zolly Jr., siblings Artis Hawkins (JC) and Virt Stewart. 9 grand kids, 3 great grand kids and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

Special thanks to Dr. Rosemary McIntyre, Community Memorial Hospital and Livingston Hospice Care.



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Born: April 20, 1944

Death: August 30, 2012


This memorial provided by:
Robert Rey Garcia Jr. Funeral Services
Santa Paula, CA