Terry Stone is the daughter of Gloria and Raymon McNutt. She was born on the Kenai Peninsula in 1955, and grew up on the family homesteads in Sterling and Chisana, Alaska. She grew up learning to hunt from her father and helped her parents with various aspects of the guiding business at Chisana and Horsfeld. She is married to Roger Stone and lives in Anchorage, Alaska. She assisted with the inteview on January 23, 2015 in Anchorage, Alaska of her mother, Gloria McNutt, who talked about the guiding operation in the Wrangell-St. Elias National Park.