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Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel
Saturday January 25th, 2020

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Terry Lamb


RUSSELLVILLE - Terry Michael Lamb, age 70, of Russellville, AL, passed away on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at the Select Specialty Hospital in Jackson, MS. 

He was born on October 23, 1949, to Jim Tom and Ila (Burton) Lamb in Cleveland, MS. Terry was a former Maintenance Supervisor with Douglas & Lomason. He had also worked with Tyson Foods and retired with the Lazy Boy Company. Terry enjoyed playing dominos, fishing, hunting, and growing large gardens.  His greatest and happiest moments were spending time with his family and friends. 
He was preceded in death by his parents Jim Tom and Ila Lamb, Five brothers, Ralph, Glynn, Andrew "Bo", Kent and Bobby Joe Lamb and a sister, Bettye Cohen.

Visitation will be held Saturday, January 25, 2020, from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the Cleveland Funeral Home in Cleveland, MS.  A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will follow at 11:00 AM in the Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel. Reverend Robert Haney will officiate the service.

Terry is survived by daughter, Dawn Lamb James of Brandon, MS, son Michael Lamb and daughter in law Missy of Merigold, MS, Six sisters, Sue Sneed of Memphis, TN, Maxine Gibson of Gulf Port, MS, Sara Cato of Windsor, SC, Mable Pigati of Las Vegas, NV, Bonnie Wigington of Shaw, MS and Beth Worbington of Litton, MS, Two brothers, Jim Tom Lamb, Jr., of Athen, TX, Willis "Bill" Harold Lamb of Litton, MS, two grandchildren, Lauren (Brandon) Cummins, and Jayda Lamb and one great-grandchild Brailyn Cummins. He also leaves a host of nieces and nephews to cherish his memory.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38501.

Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The on-line guest register may be viewed and signed at www.clevelandfuneralhome.net. 

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He was the love of my life and I miss him so much.

Jerrye Thomas Feb 17 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Terry Lamb

Synovia Jackson Jan 29 2020 12:00 AM

Michael Lamb I am so sorry of the passing of your father, I worked at D and L for a number of years with him I also cleaned his house, he was a great man! Much love to you and your family!

Synovia Jackson Jan 29 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear this, Owen and I have had quite a fews laughs with Terry . Prayers for the family

Owen and Diana Gordon Jan 25 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear about the loss of your loss..We will have all of you in our thoughts and prayers..

Charles and Charlotte Griffin Jan 24 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Terry Lamb

Les &April Poynor Jan 24 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Terry Lamb

Cbalducc Jan 23 2020 12:00 AM

I have a lot of fond memories of this man growing up! I hadn't seen him in a very long time but he always had a place in my heart. May you rest in peace, Terry. My deepest and sincerest condolences to Dawn, Michael, family and friends. I love you all.

Reba McKnight Jan 23 2020 12:00 AM

Terry was my brother, didnt get to see him much, but, I knew he was there. He will be missed.
Love you Terry.
Jim Bruce

Jim bruce Jan 23 2020 12:00 AM

Uncle Terry was one of my favorite uncles when I was a kid. I remember fondly the days we spent in Lurton at Mammaw and Pappaws. He will be greatly missed and I will always cherish his memory. Love you Uncle Terry. RIP

Jimmy Lamb Jan 23 2020 12:00 AM