Obituary for Nov. 2, 2013

Nov. 01, 2013 @ 03:56 PM

Billy Teague

Billy Alvin Teague, 81, of Charles Teague Place, Lenoir, died Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care – Lenoir. He was born Jan. 22, 1932, in Watauga County to the late Fred and Novella Auton Teague.

Mr. Teague was a truck driver and a member of North Lenoir Church of God. He was the last living of seven children.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Juanita Story Teague of the home; two daughters, Mrs. Elaine T. Williams and husband David of Lenoir and Mrs. Cynthia T. Sparks and husband Barry of Granite Falls; four grandchildren, Michael Williams, Susan Pierce, Stephen Sparks and Matthew Sparks; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Greer-McElveen Funeral Home Chapel conducted by the Rev. Darrell Wright and the Rev. Dennis Pitts. Interment will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Serving as pallbearers will be David Williams, Barry Sparks, Stephen Sparks, Matthew Sparks, Casey Pierce and Michael Williams.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care, 902 Kirkwood St. NW, Lenoir, NC 28645.

Online condolences may be left at Greer-McElveen Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.