Terry L. Tolson

February 21, 2017

Terry L. Tolson 53, of Frankfort, Ind., died at 2:12 p.m. February 21, 2017 at Franciscan St. Elizabeth, Lafayette, Ind.  Born July 16, 1963 in Tipton, Ind. to Floyd & Callie (Payne) Tolson.  He married Brenda Culross on September 8, 1984 and she survives. Terry was a 1981 graduate of Frankfort High School and a lifelong Clinton County resident.  He worked for Penguin Random House in Crawfordsville for 20 years until July of 2014.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 11-2 p.m. Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Funeral Service will follow at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to the Kidney Foundation, envelopes will be available.

Survived by:

Wife: Brenda Tolson of Frankfort, 2 Sons: Brad Tolson of Frankfort and Shawn (Megan) Tolson of Frankfort, Daughter: Heather Tolson of Sheridan, Mother: Callie Tolson of Lebanon, 2 Brothers: Jeff (Lupe) Tolson of rural Frankfort and Jason (Peggy) Tolson of Terre Haute, and 2 Granddaughters, Lily and Lauryn.

Preceded by:

by his father in 2016.


Leave your Condolences

29 Condolences for “Terry L. Tolson”

  1. Fred Baker February 23, 2017 at 2:26 pm

    Rest in Peace my friend. So unbelievable that you’re gone. I will truly miss you. I am very thankful that we remained friends after graduating high school. You always made Norma and I laugh. We sure had some good times together and I’ll remember them forever. You are at peace now and you are in pain no longer. Miss you already.

  2. Becki Wells Magee February 23, 2017 at 2:30 pm

    Brenda and Family,

    I am so sorry to hear about Terry. May God place His loving arms around you all during this time.

    The Family of Becki (Wells) Magee

  3. Mary Kay Baker February 23, 2017 at 2:40 pm

    Sending prayers for entire family. May you find comfort and strength in the coming days with Gods love.

  4. Susan Payne February 23, 2017 at 2:56 pm

    Brenda I won’t be able to come to the showing or funeral because I have to work

  5. Angie Martin Willis February 23, 2017 at 3:52 pm

    Brenda and family please accept my deepest and most heartfelt condolences. My prayers are with you in this time of grief.

  6. Bill Reed February 23, 2017 at 4:20 pm

    Thinking of you all during this most difficult time. The Reed family has you in our prayers. May you find comfort in those you love, family and friends. Our sincere condolences to the Tolson family.
    The Reeds, Bill and Angela.

  7. Madeline Ann Sanders February 23, 2017 at 4:22 pm

    I am truly sorry for your loss. May God bless your family.

  8. Tom and Rachel Rich February 23, 2017 at 4:35 pm

    Brenda we are so sorry for your loss my God be with you and your family in your time of need.

  9. Marci McQuern February 23, 2017 at 4:46 pm

    Brenda and family, I just saw this. I am so sorry. May Gods angels wrap their arms around you and comfort you. I have not seen you in years but still in my thoughts. Please if you need anything, call me. I am here for you if you need anything.

    Marci Millikan-McQuern

  10. Dianne Gant February 23, 2017 at 4:53 pm

    Terry, Jeff and Jason grew up in the same neighborhood as my brothers and myself. Many good memories. So sorry to hear this Brenda. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  11. Ruth A. Spears February 23, 2017 at 5:11 pm

    Callie,, We are so sorry to see that your son has passed away. Also read that Floyd passed last year. Please forgive us for not knowing as we go to Florida in the winter. Our Heart breaks for you and your family. Cannot imagine losing a son. God Bless and Keep you and yours. Hugs & Hope, Norm & Ruthie Spears

  12. Sarah Seifers February 23, 2017 at 5:11 pm

    Brenda my prayers are with you and your family at this time. I didn’t get to know Terry long but the short time at Mulberry that I did take care of him I was able to tell he was a really great guy. You guys were so lucky to have each other. Again my thoughts are prayers are with you through this devastating loss.

  13. Amy Patchett Bayless February 23, 2017 at 5:29 pm

    Callie, so very sorry for your lose, can not imagine what you are going through. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Amy Patchett Bayless, we rode the school bus together lots of years ago. Again, so very sorry.

  14. Mark and June Palmer February 23, 2017 at 5:31 pm

    Our deepest sympathy for the Tolson family during this difficult time. We will keep you in our prayers and pray that God places his comforting hands around the entire family.

  15. Ida Grider-Henson February 23, 2017 at 5:51 pm

    So very sorry for your loss. Glad we were able to reconnect last summer at our reunion with one of my firehouse buddies. Lots of great memories with the fire dept. Families. Prayers to all for peace and comfort during this difficult time.

  16. Shellie Bates Dexter February 23, 2017 at 6:49 pm

    Deepest sympathy to the family

  17. Dawn Mitchell February 23, 2017 at 8:02 pm

    Brenda and family, I am so sorry for your loss. You all are in my thoughts and prayers. It’s hard to believe Terry won’t be here playing practical jokes or making others laugh. I haven’t seen Terry for several years but he is always remembered as a good friend and co-worker. I will be praying for God to comfort and give you strength through this time.

  18. Brenda Townsend February 23, 2017 at 8:41 pm

    So sorry for your loss Brenda and the rest of his family. He was such a sweet and kind guy. I’m glad he isn’t in any pain anymore. May God comfort you through this hard time and bless you with lovely memories of him to have forever.

  19. Rhonda Cooper February 23, 2017 at 8:59 pm

    I’m so sorry to hear this! Terry was such a sweet man! He taught me to drive a fork truck! He will truly be missed. Sending my thought and prayers to all of the family during this time!

  20. Tony Banes February 23, 2017 at 9:37 pm

    My family sends our thoughts and prayers to you and your family in this trying time. God bless!!

  21. Rhonda Owens February 23, 2017 at 11:41 pm

    So very sorry to hear of Terry’s passing…my prayers & deepest sympathies to all of his family. May God be with his family, & help you during this difficult time. He will be missed.

  22. Joyce Richardson February 24, 2017 at 10:23 am

    Callie, I am so sorry for the loss of your son. Words cannot express the sorrow. I am praying for you and your family. God will give you peace trust in him. Love you

  23. Kim Wiles February 24, 2017 at 10:25 am

    Callie and family, so sorry to hear about Terry. Terry and I graduated together and my family knew his. Our prayers are with each of you. Kim Leach Wiles

  24. Gary McCoy February 24, 2017 at 10:44 am

    So sorry to hear of your loss. Our condolences to the family and friends.

    Gary and Mary McCoy

  25. Ed and Stevie Teter February 24, 2017 at 10:52 am

    Callie, we want to extend our sincere sympathy to you and your family. We are very sad to learn of the passing of your son. Know that we are thinking of you and hoping you can find peace at this difficult time.

  26. Kelli Bouldin Hinton February 24, 2017 at 11:22 am

    Brenda and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers to help you in this difficult time.

  27. Bob & Janie Shurr February 24, 2017 at 5:45 pm

    Dear Callie & family: The Watson family sends their deep condolences to each of you.

  28. Larry & Rita Barnett February 24, 2017 at 9:35 pm

    Brenda & Kids, So sorry to hear of your loss. Larry and I pry for you all. May God give comfort that only He can give. Draw to Him, rest in Him. Again so sorry.

  29. Linda Stitt February 25, 2017 at 9:51 pm

    So sorry to hear, you all will be in our prayers.
    Linda & Mike

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