Clarence Terrell Flynn
December 18, 1946 -
January 31, 2020

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It is with regret we announce the passing of Mr. Clarence Terrell Flynn, age 73 of Fayetteville, TN. Mr. Flynn was born on December 18, 1946 in Lincoln County to the late Clarence “Timer” and Mildred McMillan Flynn. Terrell passed away on January 31, 2020 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN.

Terrell retired from McDonald Brothers Construction in Huntsville, AL and was of the Church of Christ faith. He enjoyed working on lawn mowers and fishing. Mr. Flynn loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife, Ellen Poarch Flynn; children, Kevin Flynn of Huntsville, AL, Sonya Flynn and partner Brent Gentry, Patrick Johnson and wife Tammy, and Julie Kent all of Fayetteville; sister, Myra Flynn Vinson of Athens, AL; grandchildren, Matthew Flynn, Maykala Flynn, Greyson Gentry, Megan Atkins and husband Danny, James Johnson and fiance Amber Adams, Brooke Johnson, Tim Wright, and Tessa Alford; great-grandchildren, Colby, Owen, and Mattie Jo Atkins; and his beloved dog, Rascal.

A private family gathering will be held at a later date. Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Clarence Terrell Flynn.

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16 Comments

  1. Linda F. Williams

    My heart goes out to each of you in your loss. Terrell was always such a sweet guy. May God be with each of you in your sorrow.

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  2. Pamela Cartwright

    Sorry for your loss

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  3. tracy endsley

    I am sorry for your loss of Terrell. Will be keeping you all in prayer.

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  4. Jeff Sargent

    We only knew Mr. Flynn through his extremely fine reputation, and through Julie Kent.
    He was an exceptional Gentleman, and loved by one and all!
    Lincoln County has lost a wonderful man!
    Our sincere condolences go out to Miss Ellen, Julie, and the whole family.
    Please, Mr. Flynn, rest in peace, and go with God.
    Sincerely,
    Jeff and Fayna Sargent

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  5. Danny & Betty McCown

    Sorry to hear of Terrell’s passing. We had many fun days running around together.
    R I P my friend,

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  6. Rhonda Moore Pass

    I am so sorry for your loss. Patrick, you an your family will be in my prayers. I remember him from many years ago when we were neighbors. Bless you all!

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  7. Lewis & Jane Warner

    Our condolences to all the family. Special thoughts for our dear friend Sonya Flynn.

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  8. Kelly H. Stevenson

    Rest In Peace, Friend

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  9. Ricky Jean

    Sorry to hear of the pasting of Terrell. Kids growing up together I have many fond memories . Rest In Peace my friend.

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  10. Wanda Williams

    Ellen and Sister Myra and all the family, We are so sorry for your great loss. First knew Terrell and Myra at Camargo Church of Christ when we were young children and then in school together. May you find comfort in the Lord and in friends at this time. May sweet memories overflow the pain and loss you are feeling. Our love, Wanda Wallace Williams and Bob Williams

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  11. Terry Balko

    RIP dear friend. Terrell was a very good friend and always so pleasant to be around. You will be dearly missed my friend.

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  12. Brenda & Gary Badenhop

    Sending our sympathy to Terrell’s sweet family. May you have peace in knowing Terrell will be remembered as a smiling & kind man.

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  13. Tony Caldwell

    So sorry to hear of the passing of my friend Terrell. We have been friends since High school & he has helped me with repairing mowers and weed eaters for many years. He was always able to fix anything and make me smile. Prayers to all his family.

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  14. Gay Parsley

    My “Condolences” to all Terrell’s family. His infectious, sweet smile will surely be missed by all who knew him. Goodbye, our friend….Joe and Gay Parsley

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  15. Sandra L Carter

    Razoo loved Terrell. Terrell was always willing to help drive Razoo around
    I’ll miss Terrell and his smile
    RIP sweet man.

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  16. Christi Taylor Howell

    Terrell and my daddy were best of friends many years ago. I’m so terribly sorry for y’all’s lass. I never saw him that he was smiling and laughing. Prayers to you all. ❤️

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16 Comments

  1. Linda F. Williams

    My heart goes out to each of you in your loss. Terrell was always such a sweet guy. May God be with each of you in your sorrow.

    Reply
  2. Pamela Cartwright

    Sorry for your loss

    Reply
  3. tracy endsley

    I am sorry for your loss of Terrell. Will be keeping you all in prayer.

    Reply
  4. Jeff Sargent

    We only knew Mr. Flynn through his extremely fine reputation, and through Julie Kent.
    He was an exceptional Gentleman, and loved by one and all!
    Lincoln County has lost a wonderful man!
    Our sincere condolences go out to Miss Ellen, Julie, and the whole family.
    Please, Mr. Flynn, rest in peace, and go with God.
    Sincerely,
    Jeff and Fayna Sargent

    Reply
  5. Danny & Betty McCown

    Sorry to hear of Terrell’s passing. We had many fun days running around together.
    R I P my friend,

    Reply
  6. Rhonda Moore Pass

    I am so sorry for your loss. Patrick, you an your family will be in my prayers. I remember him from many years ago when we were neighbors. Bless you all!

    Reply
  7. Lewis & Jane Warner

    Our condolences to all the family. Special thoughts for our dear friend Sonya Flynn.

    Reply
  8. Kelly H. Stevenson

    Rest In Peace, Friend

    Reply
  9. Ricky Jean

    Sorry to hear of the pasting of Terrell. Kids growing up together I have many fond memories . Rest In Peace my friend.

    Reply
  10. Wanda Williams

    Ellen and Sister Myra and all the family, We are so sorry for your great loss. First knew Terrell and Myra at Camargo Church of Christ when we were young children and then in school together. May you find comfort in the Lord and in friends at this time. May sweet memories overflow the pain and loss you are feeling. Our love, Wanda Wallace Williams and Bob Williams

    Reply
  11. Terry Balko

    RIP dear friend. Terrell was a very good friend and always so pleasant to be around. You will be dearly missed my friend.

    Reply
  12. Brenda & Gary Badenhop

    Sending our sympathy to Terrell’s sweet family. May you have peace in knowing Terrell will be remembered as a smiling & kind man.

    Reply
  13. Tony Caldwell

    So sorry to hear of the passing of my friend Terrell. We have been friends since High school & he has helped me with repairing mowers and weed eaters for many years. He was always able to fix anything and make me smile. Prayers to all his family.

    Reply
  14. Gay Parsley

    My “Condolences” to all Terrell’s family. His infectious, sweet smile will surely be missed by all who knew him. Goodbye, our friend….Joe and Gay Parsley

    Reply
  15. Sandra L Carter

    Razoo loved Terrell. Terrell was always willing to help drive Razoo around
    I’ll miss Terrell and his smile
    RIP sweet man.

    Reply
  16. Christi Taylor Howell

    Terrell and my daddy were best of friends many years ago. I’m so terribly sorry for y’all’s lass. I never saw him that he was smiling and laughing. Prayers to you all. ❤️

    Reply

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