Tera Dawn Crossland, 37, of Odessa passed away on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. Services will be 2:00pm Monday, September 20, 2021 at First Baptist Church of Odessa with Pastor James McCreary, officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.
Tera was born on September 11, 1984 in Odessa, TX to Archie and Kelly Crossland. She spent her childhood in Odessa and Crane, TX. On March 23, 2001 her son, Nathaniel “Nate” Silvas was born. Nate was Tera’s pride and joy, they were inseparable. She was a dedicated mother and worked hard to provide for her son. On October 1, 2017 Nate passed away. Now, Tera is finally at peace and reunited with her son.
Tera is survived by her father Archie R. and wife Lisa Crossland, mother Kelly Crossland; sisters Bridget Crossland and Krystal Davis; grandmother Ellen Beaman; grandfather Tommy Cronk; grandparents, NaNa and Tucker; nieces Lexi Crossland and Avery Anna Tarin; and great-nephew Jaxton Gonzales; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Tera is preceded in death by her son Nathaniel Silvas and grandparents Larry Beaman, Patricia Beaman, Archie D. Crossland, and Naomi Crossland.
Pallbearers will be Marshall Kamali, Jonathan Gonzales, Brandon Boss, Daton Linder, Alex Contreras, and Chris Contreras.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Midland. Online condolences may be made at www.npwelch.com.