TerryLee Rathbone, 66, of Pensacola, went home to be with His Lord on Sunday, January 7, 2018.
He was born August 2,1951 to Eldridge Moody Rathbone and Lena Leola Caldwell in Gastonia, NC.
TerryLee is preceded in death by his father, E. Moody Rathbone; father and mother-in-law David N. and Ruth E. Rice; sister-in-law, Faye Borders; and niece Nancy Shirley.
He will be remembered by his wife, Melody Rice Rathbone; son, TerryLee (Christine)M. Rathbone, Jr.; daughter, Alicia Nicole (Tim) Jones; grandchildren Alex, Katie, Anthony, Ricky, Trey, Lizzie, Ruth and Josh; great-grandchild, Lexi Faye; and numerous nieces and nephews & great nieces and nephews.
TerryLee was fun-loving, humble, loving, a great listener and quick to fight for his family. He was a great husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He loved horses, motorcycles, running, and just about all animals and all of nature.
TerryLee loved to play with his children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was our hero. Most of all he loved his Heavenly Father.
He was a member and deacon of Community Christ Church, 2555 W. Jackson St. Pensacola, where we will be having a Celebration of Life to honor him Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 1:00 with fellowship after the service