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Terry William Huff

Big Stone Gap, Va.-Terry William Huff, 54, passed away on Wednesday, September 6, 2023, at Lonesome Pine Hospital in Big Stone Gap, Va.
Born in Middleburg, Va., he was a lifelong resident of Big Stone Gap. He was the Dairy Manager for Payless Supermarket in Appalachia, Va. He loved to fish and was an avid auto mechanic. Terry was also known as the “Mayor of Beamantown.”
He was preceded in death by his parents, Mervin and Hazel (Huff) Bettis; and a brother, Bedford W. Huff.
Surviving are his wife, Joann Palmer Huff; daughters, Anna Marie Huff and Britney Nicole Huff, both of the home; sister, Mary Ann Gutierrezgumeta (Roberto), Opal, Va.; brother, Mervin William Huff, Warrenton, Va.; several nieces and nephews; mother-in-law, Betty Dominguez; father-in-law, Daniel Palmer (Sharon); sisters-in-law, Belinda Mitchell (Scott), Summit Point, W.Va., Valerie Hott (Chris), Martinsburg, W.Va., Josefina Dominguez (Scottie), Woodstock, Va.; brothers-in-law, Ryan Palmer (Annette), East Stone Gap, Va. and Danny Palmer (Amanda), Ranson, W.Va.
The family will receive friends 5:00pm – 7:00pm Monday, September 11, 2023, at Gilliam Funeral Home, 618 Wood Ave., W., Big Stone Gap. The service will follow at 7:00pm with Pastor Larry Rutherford officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations be made to Gilliam Funeral Home, P. O. Box 886, Big Stone Gap, VA 24219, to assist the family.
Gilliam Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to serve the Huff family.
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