Terry Wayne Fairbanks, long-time Earlsboro resident, passed away Friday, February 26, 2021, at the age of 73, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
He was born July 17, 1947 in Wewoka, Oklahoma to Clyde and Billie Dean Fairbanks. He graduated from Wewoka High School in 1965 and began working for J.O.B. Construction and building houses for Jack Blair throughout Northeastern Oklahoma. He continued work in construction under Shawnee Asphalt before retiring in the early nineties.
Terry married Martha Ann Wood on February 26, 1985 in Wewoka, Oklahoma.
Terry was proceeded in death by his parents, Clyde and Billie Dean Fairbanks; one brother, Tommy Fairbanks; his maternal grandparents, Hayes and Goldie Streater and paternal grandparents, Chester & Mae Fairbanks. He is survived by his wife of the home, Martha Ann Fairbanks; two children, Tim Fairbanks of Peavine, Terra Harrison of Glenpool. He is also survived by his brother, Ricky Fairbanks of Farmersville, Texas, sister Beverly Johnson of Garland, Texas. He is also survived by his step-children, numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren.
Viewing for Terry will be from 10:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 and 8:00 a.m. to Noon on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at Swearingen Funeral Home in Seminole.
The graveside service will be at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at the Oakwood Cemetery in Wewoka, Ok. under the direction of Swearingen Funeral Home in Seminole, Oklahoma.