Friday, September 19, 2008


Terry Edwin Pence
48, of Conway, passed away Thursday, Sept. 18, 2008. Terry was born Nov. 1, 1959, and he was a 1977 honor graduate of Griffithville High School, where he graduated as valedictorian of his class.

He received his bachelor's degree in 1982 from Arkansas Sate University in Jonesboro and went on to earn his doctorate in law from the University of Arkansas Law School in Little Rock in 1985. After receiving his law degree, he went to work for the Pulaski County prosecutor's office where he spent the last 19 years with the State of Arkansas in the Workers' Compensation Special Fund Division. He also served as the attorney for the city of Holland.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Raymond "Sprout" and Fay Pence also Clytee Bradley; his father-in-law, Harry "Buck" Whaley.

He is survived by his wife, Pam (Whaley) Pence of Conway; two sons, Wesley Pence of Fayetteville and Evan Pence of Conway; one daughter, Katey Pence of Conway; one stepson, Airman first class Jon Osborne of the USAF stationed in Sheppard AFB, Texas; his parents, Jerry and Sandra Pence of Griffithville; one sister, Sandy Allred of Des Arc; one brother, David Pence and sister-in-law Jennifer Pence of Florida. Also, many extended family members and a host of friends, all who loved him and will miss him greatly.

Please send prayers to my grandmother and all her sisters and brother. They will miss their nephew/son.

*Jason's great Uncle Beecher also passed away Wednesday I think, but I can't find the obit as of right now.

1 comment:

Jessica said...

I'm sorry to hear this! He lived near me, although I don't know him or his family.