Mrs. Josephine (Raines) Terry was the third of four children born to the late Eddie Raines, Sr. and Celess Raines Eldridge, September 14, 1919. She departed this life January 22, 2012, at the Delta Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. Josephine (Raines) Terry was the third of four children born to the late Eddie Raines, Sr. and Celess Raines Eldridge, September 14, 1919. She departed this life January 22, 2012, at the Delta Memorial Hospital.

She was married to the late Major Terry. To this union two girls were born. She is preceded in death by her husband, her parents, and three siblings: Katie Robinson, Eddie Raines Jr., and Elmira White.

She is survived by two daughters: Irene Thomas and Bobbie Eldridge; 10 grandchildren; 23 great grand children, and 24 great great grand children.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 28, 2012 at the Union Baptist Church with the Reverend Jessie Lee Johnson Sr., officiating. Interment will be at the Forest Lawn Cemetery.

Visitation will be Friday from 5-7 p.m. at the Union Baptist Church.

Mrs. Terry will lie in repose at the church on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. online register: www.pkmillermortuary.com