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Terell Anthony Sterling

February 23, 1993 ~ June 1, 2022 (age 29)


Terell A.  Sterling, 29, was born February 23, 1993 at Prince Georges Hospital in Cheverly, Maryland to Brenda Fletcher and Darnell Sterling. On Wednesday, June 1st, 2022 Terell was called home to be with the lord at the age of 29. Terell was a beloved father, son, nephew, cousin and friend. Terell was the second born of five  children, Carlos, Tonika, Tonisha and Toney.


Terell grew up in Glenarden, Maryland and attended Prince Georges County public schools. "GQ", as he was affectionately called by his mom,  was the pretty boy of the bunch. Also, he went by  "Crook" to many of his childhood friends.


GQ was last  employed with Valvoline as a "Lube Technician",  who was  extremely reliable! He used his talents in many ways to service his community whether it be family, friends, or neighbors. Terell  was extremely  jovial with his  loved ones. He was very sociable, smart, and committed to his people. Terell was a devoted father to his three children. They were a driven force within him. Terell graced every room he entered with his loving smile and his humorous jokes.


Crook loved macaroni and cheese with sugar, designer clothes and let's not talk about his jewelry; he would  wear it everywhere even to work. Terell liked basketball but, he loved football with the Denver Broncos being his absolute favorite. From time to time, GQ attended church at  Woodstream Church in Largo, MD with his siblings, (triplets) and a few of his family members.


On June 1, 2022 Terell Anthony Sterling departed this life to be at rest. Terell was proceeded in  death by his grandfather (James E. Fletcher), aunt  (Elaine R. Parker), and uncles (Jimmy E. Fletcher and Will L. Branch, JR).


Terell leaves to continue his legacy his Mother: Brenda Fletcher,Children: Kordell Sterling(Shaniquae  Farmer) Chase and Cherish Sterling(LaQuanda Beecher), Grandmother: Helen Fletcher,Siblings: Carlos Evans, (Triplets)Tonisha, Tonika, and Toney Byrd, Father figures: (Toney L. Byrd SR & Charles Diggs), God Father:  (Evrod  Phillips), Godmother: Patricia  Chapman. Also, a host of cousins, aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews and loving childhood friends.


Thursday, June 16, 2022

First Baptist Church of Highland Park

6801 Sheriff Rd. Landover, MD  20785

Visitation:  10:00 am - 11:00 am

Service:  11:00 am

Interment:  Private

Livestreaming Available @ http://www.fbhp.org/


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Celebration of Life
June 16, 2022

10:00 AM
First Baptist Church of Highland Park
6801 Sheriff Rd.
Landover, MD 20785

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