B. Terry Sells, 70, of Lowell, died Friday (Feb. 15, 2013) at Grant Medical Center in Columbus.
He was born Sept. 7, 1942, in Stockport, to Blaine and Mary Elizabeth Zumbro Sells. Terry had attended the Lowell Christian Church and had been a member of the Lowell Volunteer Fire Department. He currently was working for Decker Well Service and prior to that had worked for Phil Brown Well Service.
Terry had been active in tractor pulling competitions and was a member of the Ohio Valley Garden Tractor Pulling Association, the Churchtown Garden Tractor Club, the Ohio and the National Tractor Pulling Associations. He also enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Terry is survived by his wife, Vivian Hughes Sells, whom he married on Jan. 1, 1961; five children, Bret (Kathy) Sells of Marietta and their children, Angie (Allen) Dixon and Ashley Sells and her daughter, Desirae Sells; Chana Parks of Lowell and her children, Eric (Jolene) Parks and their children, Braden and Carter Parks, Chad Parks and his daughter, Brynn Parks, Brandy (John) Lipscomb and their children, Kaitlyn, Logan and Gavin Lipscomb; Rhea (Fred) Renner of Fleming and their children, Jared (Lia) Renner and their daughter, Sage Renner, and Kayla Renner; Amy Sells of Marietta; Aron Sells of Lowell and his children, Kodi and Quinton Sells, Sylas, Ayla and Ashana Long and their children, Evelyn, Gracie, Bralyn and Heather Long, and two sisters, Dolorse (David) Silvus of Beverly and Vicki (Scott) Ridinger of Fort Pierce, Fla.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday (Feb. 20, 2013) at the Lowell Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery. To send online condolences, please visit www.cawleyandpeoples.com