Morrison resident and Warren County native Willie Harold Teeters, 86, was born Oct. 10, 1925 and died July 13 at his residence following an extended illness.
A retired employee of Powermatic, a United States Army veteran of World War II, and a member of Locust Street Church of God, he was the son of the late John Clyde and Ida Caroline Turner Teeters.
He was married May 27, 1946 to Evelyn Loretta Smith Teeters, who preceded him in death Feb. 5, 2008. In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by two daughters, Regina Fields and Jada Loretta Teeters; three brothers and three sisters.
He is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Debra and Larry Fults of Morrison and Tanis and George Panter of McMinnville; son and daughter-in-law, Phillip Harold and Shannon Teeters of Morrison; nine grandchildren, Lori Lawrence, Larry Fults Jr., Stephen Bess, Scott Bess, Jodi Barnes, Cyd McMillen and Haley, Hilary and Heidy-Lin Teeters; 13 great-grandchildren, one great-great-granddaughter, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. today in High’s Chapel with Roland Sharp officiating. Burial will follow at Morrison Cemetery with full military honors administered by American Legion Post 173 and VFW Post 5064. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until time of service Sunday at High’s.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) July 15, 2012