Terry E. Crosby, age 83, of Ten Mile, formerly of Kingston, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020.

Terry was a gracious man with a heart of gold, a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and brother. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Kingston and retired from the Kingston Steam Plant.

He was an avid collector of antique items, and still the proud owner of a 1929 model A Ford — his first car.

He was preceded in death by: his wife, Loriene Crosby, the mother of Deanna and Alisa; his parents, John and Betty Ewing Crosby; and his son, Keith Isbill.

Survivors include: his wife, Linda P. Crosby, of Ten Mile;

Children and spouses, Deanna and John Griffin, of Kingston, Alisa and Steve Guthrie, of Ridgeland, South Carolina, Kim and Spencer Hall, of Ten Mile, and Kristy and Tony Arwood, of Sweetwater;

Sixteen grandchildren;

Seven great-grandchildren;

Sister, Carol Smith, of Spring City;

Sister-in-law, Josephine Ingle, of Decatur;

Several nieces and nephews;

Special friends, Lynn and Wanda Hall;

Fur babies, Sophia and Charlie.

A celebration of life service will be conducted on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020, at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Kyker Funeral Homes in Kingston. The family asks that everyone please dress casually. www.kykerfuneralhomes.com.