Terry Gene Hatridge

Terry Hatridge Obituary PhotoTerry Gene Hatridge, 80, of Galena, MO, formerly of St Louis, MO, November 10, 1938 - March 8, 2019.

Terry Gene Hatridge, age 80, of Galena, Missouri, passed away Friday, March 08, 2019, with family at his side. He entered this world November 10, 1938, in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Erba William and Naomi Valentine (Womack) Hatridge. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.

Industrious from the beginning, as a young man, Terry's first job was a newspaper route, followed by shining shoes on street corners and selling hubcaps he found or "picked up," His first professional job was setting pins in a local bowling alley, a job which inspired a love of bowling. Terry became a very well-respected banker in his professional life and created a legacy of helping small businesses get their start throughout the state of Missouri. Terry's hobbies included hunting and fishing, restoring old cars, and woodworking. Terry loved Indy car racing and was a devoted Civil War buff. He was a proud Mason and as a Shriner, volunteered at the St. Louis Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children. 

Terry is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Laverne (Voyles) Hatridge; two brothers; and three sisters.

He is survived by daughter, Mona (Martin) Greening of Columbia, Missouri; daughter, Deborah (Brad) Dobbs of Tulsa, Oklahoma; daughter, Tami “Tiger” Hatridge of Alexandria, Virginia; daughter, Patricia Taylor of Alexandria, Virginia; two grandchildren: Patricia Hatridge and Andrew Dobbs; and many nieces, nephews, and special friends.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Shriners Hospital for Children. 

https://www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org/shc/donate 

To leave an online condolence, please visit www.cremationsoftheozarks.com

Published on OzarksRemembers.com on March 12, 2019.