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Terry Wayne Rector

March 14, 1964 ~ May 1, 2020 (age 56)

Obituary

SUNRISE                        SUNSET

MARCH 14, 1964            MAY 1, 2020

TERRY WAYNE RECTOR WAS BORN TO THE LATE CHARLES RECTOR AND MARIE HAYWOOD RECTOR ON MARCH 14, 1964 IN AUSTIN, TX.


TERRY WAS THE 12th OF 14 CHILDREN AND WAS A DEDICATED HARD-WORKING MECHANIC FOR OVER 40-YEARS, WITH A SPECIALITY TALENT FOR WORKING ON HIGH-PERFORMANCE VEHICLES.  HE SHOWED EXCEPTIONAL MECHANICAL SKILLS AT AN EARLY AGE WORKING ON NEARLY ANY TYPE VEHICLE OR MECHANICAL EQUIPMENT.


HE TOOK TREMENDOUS PRIDE IN HIS WORK AND WAS ARGUABLY THE MOST SHARPLY-DRESSED MECHANIC IN AUSTIN, TYPICALLY IN SLACKS, A BUTTONDOWN AND A HAT. HE WAS ALWAYS PROFESSIONAL AND FAIR, ENSURING HIS WORK WAS IMPECCABLE.


TERRY WAS A DEPENDABLE FRIEND WHO WAS ALWAYS AN ATTENTIVE LISTENER.  HE HAD A MILD-MANNERED NATURE THAT WAS WARM, CARING AND SUPPORTIVE WITH AN ADDED DASH OF A STRONG SENSE OF HUMOR. HE WAS FONDLY KNOWN AS “T” AND ALSO “T-BONE”.
HE ATTENDED DEL VALLE HIGH SCHOOL IN AUSTIN, TX. 


TERRY WAS A LOVING FATHER TO HIS ONLY CHILD, TERRY, JR., WITH FIRST WIFE DIANE MARION, AND A THOUGHTFUL BROTHER TO HIS SIBLINGS.
TERRY WAS PROCEEDED IN DEATH BY HIS FATHER, CHARLES RECTOR, HIS SISTER SHARON RECTOR, HIS BROTHERS GEORGE DALE RECTOR, ROBERT WILLIAMS AND CLARENCE WILLIAMS, SR.


HE LEAVES TO CHERISH HIS MEMORY HIS LOVING SON, TERRY RECTOR, JR., HIS PRECIOUS MOTHER MARIE RECTOR, HIS BROTHERS, CHARLES HAYWOOD, TIMMY RECTOR, GARWOOD WILLIAMS, AND CHARLES WILLIAMS; HIS SISTERS, MARGIE ARNOLD, JOYCE ANN TORRENCE, ELLEN WILLIAMS PORTIS, WILMA WILLIAMS MOORE AND LILLIAN WILLIAMS FISHER; AND A HOST OF NIECES AND NEPHEWS; AND FRIENDS.

TERRY WILL BE GREATLY MISSED. 

 

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Services

Viewing
Monday
May 18, 2020

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
King-Tears Mortuary, Inc.
1300 E 12th St
Austin, TX 78702

Graveside Service
Monday
May 18, 2020

11:30 AM
Travis County Wells School Road Cemetery
14510 Wells School Rd
Manor, TX 78653

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