William Terry Bethea
A celebration of life will be held at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church on Tuesday, September 4th, at 11:30 am with a reception to follow for William Terrell (Terry) Bethea, age 79, of Hattiesburg, MS. Terry was a US Army Veteran and was retired from the University of Southern Mississippi where he served in positions within the Public Relations Department and later as the Director of Recieving. He was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. He is preceded in death by his parents, William Terrell Bethea, Sr. And Lucille Murphy Bethea of Hattiesburg. Survivors include his wife, Marie Bergeron Bethea of Hattiesburg, one son, Christopher Bethea, his daughter in law, Charla Herrington Bethea, and two grandchildren, Jared Bethea and Rachel Bethea, all of Pensacola, FL. Terry was a former member of the Hattiesburg Country Club where he enjoyed golfing and was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed all types of hunting and fishing. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the St. Fabian's building fund, 5266 Old Hwy 11, Suite 50-214, Hattiesburg, MS, 39402.