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Terry D. Carmack November 14, 1944 – October 11, 2018

Terry D. Carmack, 73, of Brunswick, MO, passed away on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at University Hospital in Columbia, MO. Funeral services will be held at Breshears Memorial Chapel in Brunswick, MO on Monday, October 15, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. Mark Schuchmann officiating. Visitation will be held at Breshears Memorial Chapel in Brunswick, MO on Sunday, October 14, 2018 from 4:00-6:00 P.M. Burial will be in Baker Cemetery, Browning, MO. It is located next to the Union Baker Church.

Terry was born at home on November 14, 1944 in rural southeast Sullivan County (the Butte Community), the son of Tommie and Nola (Bunch) Carmack.  In 1962 Terry graduated from Green City High School. On June 15, 1962 he joined the United States Navy.  Terry served three years in the Navy on a rescue helicopter off Point Magu, CA.  Terry honorably served his country until March of 1966.

While serving his country he met Sandra Lynn Brasher and they were married on February 11, 1967.  To this union three children were born.  Sandra preceded Terry in death.  On August 16, 1996 Terry was united in marriage to Marilyn Patterson.

After being honorably discharged from the Navy, Terry worked for 3M Company in California, Cook Paint in North Kansas City,  MO, and then Kansas City Power and Light.  While working for KCP&L Terry was a Lineman-splicer and later was a field construction supervisor.  While working for KCP&L Terry attended State Fair Community College in Sedalia, MO.  In October of 2002, after 35 years of service, Terry retired from Kansas City Power and Light.

Terry enjoyed farming, fishing, and hunting.  He was a member of the Southern Baptist Church in Ventura, CA.  He was an active member in the American Legion Rucker-McAllister Post #7, and he held offices in District #2 of the American Legion.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Sandra; his daughter in infancy, Pamela; two half-sisters, Helen Gilbert and Mary White; and his parents.

He is survived by his wife of the home, Marilyn; his daughter, Temple (Trevan) Baxley of Greenwood, MO; his son, Travis (Angie) Carmack of Milan, MO; seven grandchildren, Colby Carmack, Breanna Wooden, Miriar Baxley, Marixa Baxley, Brady Patterson, Makaylee Patterson, and Kyle Bosley; three brothers, Larry (Diana) Carmack of Green City, MO, Garry (Marilyn) Carmack of Milan, MO, and Jerry (Debra) Carmack of Milan, MO; one sister Barbara (Dale) Niece; and he is also survived by 13 nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Colby Carmack, Cary Carmack, Barry Carmack, Brady Patterson, Wes Niece, and Brent Niece.  Honorary pallbearers are all of Terry’s brothers in the Brunswick American Legion Post #7.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations to Baker Cemetery or Brunswick American Legion Post #7.  Donations may be left at or mailed to Breshears Memorial Chapel, 207 W. Broadway, Brunswick, MO, 65236.

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