PERRYVILLE - Terry Ray Hampton, 55, formerly of Sikeston, died at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 31, 2006, at his home.
Born July 4, 1951, at Sikeston, to Joe M. Hampton of Buford and the late Emma Berniece Franks Hampton, he lived most of his life in Sikeston, where, for several years, he was a meat cutter at Stan's Food Mart. For years he had been an active member of Concordia Lutheran Church and just recently had become Catholic and was a member of St. Vincent DePaul Church at Perryville.
Survivors include: his fiancee, Vickie Pringel of Perryville; two daughters, Stephanie Martin of Olathe, Kan., and Jennifer Hampton of Cape Girardeau; one brother, Bill Hampton of Yucaipa, Calif.; three sisters, Patsy Hoeft of Buford, Wanda Leathers of LaBelle, Fla., and Mary Faye Foster of Kennett; two special aunts with whom he was raised, Betty McCullough of Sikeston and Pauline Lindsey of Harrisburg, Ark.; two additional aunts, Helen Naile of Bertrand and Mildred Aaron of Anderson, Ind.; and one uncle, George Hampton of Dudley.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his grandmother who raised him, Mary M. Hampton.
Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Blanchard Funeral Chapel, where services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday. The Rev. Scott Sunnenberg, pastor of St. Frances Xavier Church, will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery at Sikeston.
Pallbearers will be: Boss Woodard, Charlie Naile, Jerry Don Naile, Larry Naile, David Naile, Ben Pringel, Eddie Lindsey, Danny Naile, Ronnie Hampton, Tommy Hampton, Buster Hampton and Jimmy Hampton.