NELLYSFORD, Va. – Terry McIntosh, 70, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013, after a lengthy battle against multiple diseases. He was born Oct. 16, 1942, in Lisbon Falls, the last of seven children born to George Irving and Frances Beal McIntosh.
After graduating from Lisbon High School in 1961, Terry graduated from Farmington State Teachers College in 1965 before moving on to the University of Chicago, from which he received a Master of Arts degree in geography in 1967. While teaching at Thornton Academy from 1966 to 1970, he met Mary Lee Grant of Bangor, whom he married in December 1969. From 1970 to 1974, he attended Michigan State University, receiving a doctorate in geography. Completion of his graduate work was followed by five years of teaching at the University of Kentucky and Florida International University, after which he completed his working years as an intelligence analyst and operational support officer for the Central Intelligence Agency, from which he retired in 2001.
He is survived by his wife of more than 40 years, Mary Lee; sons, Judson and Joshua; grandchildren, Gabe and Ali; brother, Ernie of Pleasant Gap, Pa.; and sisters, Beverly Joy Brewer and Betty Ann Cobb of Glenburn. He was predeceased by brothers, Lester, Alvah “Bill” and Bruce.
In lieu of flowers or gifts to the family, those wishing to make a memorial donation are urged to make a contribution to University of Maine at Farmington Alumni Fund, Ferro Alumni Center, 242 Main St., Farmington, ME 04938.