We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Ray Funeral & Cremation Service
Terri Lynn Burgin Jackson, better known as “Sissy” Byrd’s baby girl, was born in Asheville, NC on August 11, 1958 and went to be with Jesus on August 4, 2022.
Terri was a lovely person educated by Handi Skills. She was a beautiful autistic young lady who enjoyed life to the fullest until life introduced her to sickness. Jim was a force in her life and took very good care of her until his life ended. She did not complain! She was a person who never met a stranger and loved everyone.
Terri was preceded in death by mother, Corinthia Byrd; father, Thomas Lee Harper, Sr.; brother, Robert “Byrd” Burgin; special friend, Harding Bolden, Jr.
Left to cherish her memory is sister, Gloria Ann Burgin Thompson of Asheville, NC; niece, Sheila Denise Simpson of Asheville, NC; uncles, John Harold Thompson and Myron Keith Thompson both of Asheville, NC ; nurses, Darlene Smith and Tania Cooper both of Asheville, NC; other relatives and friends.
Public viewing will be from 3:00-6:00 pm Thursday, August 11, 2022 in the chapel of Ray Funeral & Cremation Service. Funeral service will be 3:00 pm Friday, August 12, 2022 also in the chapel. The service will be live streamed here on the website.