Edward “Buddy” “Bozo” Dwain Terrell, a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana and resident of Clinton, Louisiana, passed away peacefully at The Crossing at Clarity Hospice on October 2, 2023, at the age of 74. He was a 1968 graduate of Istrouma High School. He was a member of the millwright and carpenters local. Buddy loved to play music and his favorite times to play were with his son and for his family. He enjoyed tailgating and going to LSU football games with his wife, daughter, and son-in-law. Buddy couldn’t go anywhere without knowing someone. He never met a stranger.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Judith Dietrich Terrell, son Kevin Terrell and wife Amy, daughter Kim Higgins and husband Travis, grandchildren Kristen Terrell Cruz and husband Gabe, Kayla Higgins and fiancé Mark Rampolla, Taylor Higgins, Hailey Terrell, and Ethan Terrell, his brother Johnny Terrell and a host of nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his father and mother Edward James and Ollie Terrell, father-in-law and mother-in-law Russell and Martha Dietrich, and sister Grace Allen.
Visitation will be held at Resthaven Funeral Home on Wednesday, October 4, 2023, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.