Topeka–Terry Lee Paine, 62 passed away Thursday, May 5, 2016 at a nursing facility in Holton.
Terry was born November 13, 1953 at Ellsworth, the son of Edward E. and Darlene M. Cottrell Paine. He was raised in the Rossville community and graduated from Rossville High School in 1971.
He was a missionary-pastor/welder. Terry had worked for USD#321 and USD#320. He was a welder for many years. Terry was saved and baptized in 1997 at the Rossville Bible Church. He served as a missionary and pastor for the Potawatomi, Kickapoo and the Southern Ute Tribes. Terry served as an assitant pastor for the Nuuciu Bible Baptist Church in Ignacio, CO. He was a member of Easton Baptist Church in Des Moines.
Terry was preceded in death by his parents, and two children, Chad Everett and Laney Noel.
On August 27, 1973 he was united in marriage to Leslie Sumner at the Rossville City Park. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include his son, Yancy Paine, Topeka; three daughters, Teri Boulet, Long Beach, MS, Katie Paine and Morgan Paine both of Topeka; three brothers. Edward Paine, Topeka, Jonny Paine, Maple Hill and Mark Paine Topeka; his sister, Tracy Paine, Topeka; an uncle Kent Paine, Rossville; five grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 A.M. Monday, May 9, 2016 at the Rossville Bible Church, Rossville. Interment will be in the Delia Cemetery. Mr. Paine will lie in state and the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. Sunday, May 8th at Piper Funeral Home in St. Marys. Memorial contributions may be made to the Native American Mission % Easton Baptist Church, 5075 NE 23rd Ave., Des Moines, Iowa 50317.