Helen Marie Teague, 88, passed away June 22 at Black Hawk Assisted Living in Spring Hill, Kan.
Helen was born December 14, 1927 in Knoxville, Tenn to Martha (Rogers) and E. B. Tolliver.
She was a graduate of Elizabethton, Tenn High School and East Tenn State University. Helen was a Junior High School substitute teacher in Johnson City for 30 years. Helen married Reece Teague on June 2, 1951 in Elizabethton. She loved reading. Helen was a past member of the Civinettes. She sang in the Sweet Adelines for over 30 years, and attended the Solon Gentry Sunday School Class since 1951. She taught Sunday School classes at Munsey United Methodist Church. Helen was a very active mother and wife. She will be dearly missed.
She was preceded in death by her husband Reece, her parents, and her brother Bill Tolliver. Helen is survived by her daughters Debbie Teague Jeffries and husband Bill of Spring Hill, Kan, and Susan Teague Wiley of Cartersville, Ga; sister-in-law Juanita Tolliver, three granddaughters, Melissa Jordan of Cartersville, Aubry Madison and Ashley Peterson of Spring Hill, and grandson Scott Barclay of Spring Hill; five great grandchildren; and special friend Leunah Tipton of Elizabethton.
. Funeral Service was June 27at the Munsey Memorial United Methodist Church, Johnson City, Tenn. Visitation was before the service at the church. Burial at Monte Vista Burial Park, Johnson City, Tenn. Arrangements: Bruce Funeral Home, Spring Hill, Kan, 913-592-2244 and Appalachian Funeral Home, Johnson City, Tenn, 423-928-6111. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com.