A reception in memory of Mr. Terry Dean Climer, 60, will be held at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon on Tuesday, Dec. 20, between the hours of 3:30-5:30 p.m. Mr. Climer died at home on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011.
A native of Lebanon, Mr. Climer graduated from Lebanon High School in 1969 and later received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Western Kentucky University. He began his career at WCOR radio station in Lebanon before working in the television industry in Los Angeles and Nashville. An accomplished editor, he was nominated for two primetime Emmys.
Mr. Climer was a dog lover, cared deeply for his family and friends, and was a fan of the WKU Hilltoppers sports teams.
Mr. Climer was preceded in death by his parents, Howard and Willette Climer, and his eldest brother, Don Climer.
He is survived by his brother, David (Rebecca) Climer of Nashville; sister-in-law Dottie Climer of Lebanon; nephews Chris Climer of Nashville and Toby (Megan) Climer of Lebanon; great nephews Chase and Reese Climer of Lebanon; as well as a number of family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Humane Society of Wilson County or Western Kentucky University.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home, 313 W. Baddour Pkwy, Lebanon TN 615.444.9393. Obits 615.758.8818.