Obituary for Virginia Rhea "Ginny" Teague (Killian)
Virginia Rhea Teague, resident of Dudley Shoals, NC, passed away on February 7, 2018. Born September 20, 1924, in Granite Falls, NC, to the late Marion and Lola Killian. Ginny, as she was called, was raised and attended school in Granite Falls. In high school she was a student of academic merit and an outstanding athlete in basketball and track. She married, Oren Lee Teague, the love of her life, and raised a family of four sons and a daughter. Ginny and Oren worked as a team on the family farm and operating their general store.
She was predeceased by her husband, Oren, by her parents, and sisters Susie and Jane. She is survived by family members, sister Louise (nearing 100 years young); Greg, his wife, Diane; Stephen; Lee and Pam; Douglas; and Rebecca Coen, her husband, Duane. Grandchildren Shelby Teague Martin and Hannah Teague; Lucas, his wife, Sarah; Heather; and great-grandchildren, Carson and Lillie.
Her family and friends will forever treasure her memory.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Hospice of Caldwell County, 902 Kirkwood Street, Lenoir, NC 28645 or to Ebenezer Methodist Church, 4948 Burns Road, Granite Falls, NC 28630 - where Virginia was a faithful member for over 60 years of her life.
The family will receive friends on Friday, February 9, 2018, from 1:00 to 2:00 PM at Ebenezer United Methodist Church, Dudley Shoals. The funeral service will follow at 2:00 PM with Rev. Tom Hunter and Rev. Don Ingle officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.