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Terry Eugene Elder



Visitation With The Family:
12:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 28, 2018
Scales & Sons Funeral Chapel, 314 E. State Street, Murfreesboro, TN

Terry Eugene Elder "Ba Ba" was born February 17, 1957 in Rutherford County, Tennessee to Luther Anderson and Susie Anna Elder. He transitioned into the loving arms of his Lord on July 19, 2018 at Vanderbilt Medical Center.

Eugene was a devoted and loving father, brother, nephew, and son. He was loved by many, and was such a sweet and uplifting soul. He enjoyed his cars, motorcycles, being outside and spending time with his children and grandchildren. His selfless presence will be missed.

Eugene was preceded in death by his father, Luther Elder; sister, Linda Gooch; and uncle, Clarence Elder.

Eugene leaves to cherish his memory devoted daughters, LaTisha Elder and Shontel Bell; sons, DeAndra Elder, James Marcelle Anthony; mother, Susie Elder; brother, Leroy Elder; 13 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; aunts, Evelyn Mackey Elder, Viorah Puckett, Maggie Harris, Vera Crawford, Pearl (Bil) Muse; uncles, Sam Swader, Gentry Lee Swader and Robert Swader; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Scales and Sons Funeral Home

PHONE: (615) 893-1313 - 24 hours a day

314 East State Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

P.O. Box 1371
Murfreesboro, TN 37133-1371