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Betty Sue “Susie” (Terry) Mack

Betty Sue “Susie” Mack was born April 12, 1956 in Anawalt, West Virginia and departed this life on February 9, 2018 at her home, surrounded by the love of her family, at the age of 61 years, 9 months and 28 days.

She was the daughter of John Edward and Eleanor Virginia (Hancock) Terry.

While Susie was still a young child, the Terry family left West Virginia and moved to Grandview, Missouri, where Susie attended school and graduated from Grandview Senior High School in 1974.

On July 19, 1974, Susie was united in marriage with Luther Louis Mack in Kansas City, Missouri and to this union two sons, John Louis and Joseph Lee were born.

In 1976, Susie and Luther moved to Cleveland, Missouri to make their home.

Susie was office manager for Willey’s Disposal for over 36 years. She was a member of the Elizabeth Chapter, Order of The Eastern Star of Belton, Missouri and Past Worthy Matron of O.E.S of Cleveland, Missouri.

Susie was a loving and devoted wife, mother, sister and aunt, her entire life revolved around her family and their wants and needs. She spent her whole life taking care of those she loved and touched the lives of anyone she met.

Susie was preceded in death by her parents, John and Eleanor Terry; one brother, James Edward Terry, and one sister, Sandra Lee Sullivan.

She is survived by her husband Luther Mack of the home; two sons, John Louis Mack of Kansas City, Missouri and Joseph Lee Mack of Prairie Village, Kansas; three brothers, Bill Terry and wife Etta, and Charlie Terry all of Lockwood, Missouri, and Donny Terry and wife Shannon of Cleveland, Missouri; two sisters, Rose Ann High and husband David of Cleveland, Missouri, and Donna Louise Schow and husband Lyle of Harrisonville, Missouri; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and many, many loving friends.

Celebration of Life and Funeral Service for Susie Mack will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 17, 2018 at the First Baptist Church of Cleveland, Missouri with Pastor Linda Sturdevant officiating. Casket Bearers will be Matt High, Tony Ray, Kirby High, Charlie Terry, Bill Terry, and Donny Terry. Burial will be in West Union Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. Friday, February 16, 2018 at the First Baptist Church of Cleveland, Missouri.

In Memory of Betty Sue “Susie” Mack, the family suggests contributions to one of the following causes: Susan G. Komen Greater Kansas City, 8900 State Line Road, #333, Leawood, KS 66206, or Wayside Waifs, 3901 Martha Truman Road, Kansas City, MO 64137.


14 Messages

  • Amy Armstrong Posted February 12, 2018 8:12 pm

    Dad loved Susie. She was a wonderful person so sorry for the family’s loss. prayers to everyone

  • Ray and Casey Pibolis Posted February 12, 2018 8:21 pm

    No words can express the sorrow of you leaving us. You are free now of the pain and suffering you endured. You are reunited with family and friends who left before you. Be free our sweet sister(-in-law). You will always be in our hearts.

  • Linda Roach Posted February 12, 2018 8:30 pm

    Luther I am so sorry. Wish .that I could be there for you and Larry. Love to you all.

  • Diana (Burroughs, Bicknell) Spence Posted February 12, 2018 8:44 pm

    RIP, you will be sadly missed. God bless.

  • Sonja Posted February 13, 2018 2:02 am

    I’m so sorry! Donna, Lyle, and your family, I pray God is holding onto you tight. And I pray for the days, weeks, months to come God wraps his arms around you and your family.

  • Jodi Howell Posted February 13, 2018 4:51 am

    I am sorry for your loss. Sending lots of love, prayers, and hugs.

  • Phillip Klewicki Posted February 13, 2018 8:28 am

    John, So sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • Shannon Terry Posted February 16, 2018 8:39 am

    Ma Sue thank you for teaching me how to be a good wife and mother, for raising Donny to be a good man and husband and for being wonderful Hanai grandmother to Mikey and Bree. You embodied the true purpose of Wife, Mother , Sister, Friend and Grandmother all of which is simply Love freely given and deeply felt. You were our Matriarch and we are all lost and struggling without you, but what you have taught us all family and friend is that we all have the strength and love and hope and fortitude to carry on because You taught us that and for those gifts I am forever grateful. Until we meet again Safe Journey Ma Sue

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