Terrence Ray Purden - 68
Of Valdosta, GA passed away Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at South Georgia Medical Center. He was born on January 11, 1949 in Cincinnatti, OH to Lee W. and Mary (Longlevin) Purden. He was a self -employed painter and of the Baptist faith. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by five brothers and a sister.
Survivors include his Wife, Sara Van Well Purden of Valdosta, GA; Son, Joey (Lavern) Purden of Valdosta, GA; Daughter, Cherly Purden of Cincinnati, OH; Step Daughter, Peggy (Wayne) Schmidt of Summerset, KY, Step Daughter, Donna (Rick) Thornton of McMinnville, TN, Step Son, Bill (Beverly) Van Well of Bay City, MI; Sister, Naomi (Terry) Hood of Cincinnati, OH; numerous Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at the Valdosta Chapel of Music Funeral Services. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 9:00 AM until the time of service at the funeral home. Messages of sympathy may be expressed online at www.musicfuneralservices.com. The Purden Family is being cared for by the compassionate and caring staff of Music Funeral Services of Valdosta.
Published on November 24, 2017