Terri Lynne Wilson, age 59, passed away on December 15, 2017 at her residence in Baker City, Oregon.
A Memorial Service for Terri will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, March 3rd, 2018 at the Harvest Church in Baker City with Pastor Brad Phillips officiating. Friends are invited to join the family for a reception in the church fellowship hall afterwards.
Terri was born on November 16, 1958 in Spokane, Washington to Roger and Cathy (Landis) Decker. She attended Marysville High School (California) and Wallowa High School, where she graduated in 1976. In 1980, Terri graduated from Eastern Oregon State College. She also attended the University of Idaho, Oregon State University and Portland State University.
In 1978, she married Warren J. Wilson in Wallowa, Oregon. Terri was both an educator and a volleyball coach at the Wallowa School District, where she retired in 2011 after 30 years.
Terri enjoyed traveling, camping, family time, reading, and sports. She was a member of the Wallowa Assembly of God, Oregon Athletic Coaches Association, and Oregon Council of Teachers of Mathematics. Her greatest accomplishments included being awarded OSAA volleyball coach of the year in 1997 and 2002, and NFHS volleyball coach of the year in 2008, as well as coaching the Wallowa High School volleyball team to an undefeated season and state championship title in 1997. Terri was also the OSAA Long Jump State Champion in 1976.
Terri is survived by her husband, Warren Wilson of Baker City, Oregon; son, Jeromy Wilson, his wife Jennifer and their sons, Jace, Joel, and Jaxon of Heppner, Oregon; daughter, Amanda Johnson, her husband Brett and their sons, Emmett and Murphy of Baker City, Oregon; and son, Andrew Wilson and his son, Adrian of Chandler, Arizona.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Roger and Cathy Decker.