Donna Terry Compton, 67, of Russellville passed away Thursday, April 7, 2022 at her residence. Visitation will be from 2:00 PM till 4:00 PM on Saturday, April 9, 2022 at Lawrence Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 4:00 PM in the Funeral Home Chapel with Dalton Robertson and Paul Taylor officiating. Burial will be in Moulton Memory Gardens.
Born August 26, 1954 to Malion and Hazel Terry, Donna was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. Donna had a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing and was employed for 22 years. She used her career as a Hospice Nurse to minister to others. Donna was a loyal and dedicated Christian and was a member of Parkway Baptist Church. She loved spending time with her family, her grandchildren were her life. Donna loved to travel to different places and enjoyed the scenery and particularly enjoyed going on Gospel Cruises. She loved cooking, gardening, planting her flowers, and helping on the farm. She was a great helpmate to Alan on the farm and in his ministry.
Survivors include her husband of fifty one years: Alan Compton, two children: Brian Gabriel Compton (Chasity) and Emily Kate Wilson (Shannon), six grandchildren: Walker Compton, Gabe Compton, Samuel Wilson, Addie Compton, Noah Compton, and Sarah Kate Wilson, two sisters: Janet Terry and Cindy Clem and one brother: Michael Terry.
Donna was preceded in death by her son: Coley Compton, her parents: Malion and Hazel Terry, and one sister: Brenda Skinner.
Pallbearers will be grandchildren.
The family extends special thanks to Hospice of North Alabama.