Terry Lee Twigg

Terry Lee Twigg


Terry Lee Twigg, born on June 8th, 1960, in Concord, New Hampshire, passed away unexpectedly at her home on Wednesday, June the 15, 2022.

Terry was a 1978 graduate of Berkeley Springs High School. She later attended James Rumsey Technical Institute where she received her LPN license.

Terry was the mother of two daughters who she loved more than life, Shannon Combs and husband Timothy, and Kelly Michael and fiancé, Charles Ruark. Terry is survived by her sister Ann (Shade) Miller and her husband Garland Miller, and brother Tom Shade and his wife Gail Shade. She was an amazing “Nina” to eight grandchildren: Brittany McBee and fiancé, RJ Barnes, Austin Waugh, and girlfriend Courtney McClough, Lance Corporal Joshua Michael II, Casey Michael, Brenden Combs, Leland Combs, Charli Michael, and Andi Michael. Two great grandchildren Kinsley Barnes and Ava Harper Barnes. Two nieces, Tracy (Miller) Todd, and husband Rich Todd and Ashley (Shade) Byerts, and husband Kyle Byerts. Two great nephews, Cole Todd and wife Cari and Dylon Todd. One great niece Samantha (Michael) Gibson, and husband Blaine Gibson. One great great niece, Lily Gibson and two great great nephews Kayson Todd and Kamdyn Todd.

In addition to her parents, Glenwood T. Shade, and Theresa (Rasicot) Shade, Terry was also preceded in death by her loving husband of 25 years, Steven Ray Twigg.

Terry loved life, and her family was everything to her. She enjoyed sharing her childhood memories of growing up with her brother and sister. Terry’s daughters will always cherish these stories and memories, and they will share them with their own families for years to come.

Terry was a natural caretaker with an infectious smile and a heart of gold. Terry was a long-time employee of Stonerise Berkeley Springs, the nursing home facility. Terry cared and loved for all of her residents as well as her coworkers.

Terry was a Christian and a member of the Berkeley Springs Church of Christ.

Our hearts are broken, and emptiness will remain. Terry will be missed by her family and her many friends. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

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Arrangements are being handled by Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 95 Union Street, Berkeley Springs, W.Va.