Calvin Teague

GASTONIA - Calvin Frank Teague, 78, passed away March 20, 2014, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem.

He was born March 19, 1936, in Gaston County, to the late Otis and Nancy Humphries Teague.
Calvin was retired from Textiles and was a member of Living Word Tabernacle, Gastonia. He enjoyed hunting and raising game chickens.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Nettie Henderson Teague; daughters, Donna Adams and husband Timothy of Bessemer City and Julie Stiles and husband William of Smyre; brother, RC Teague of Gastonia; Sister Mearle Hartz of Gastonia; grandchildren, Paul, Haven, Taylor and William Jr.; great-grandchildren Gage, Andrew, Alayna and Raven; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by brothers, Austin, Ernest, Gene, Ralph, and sister Ellen Teague.

His funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Sunday at the chapel of Sisk-Butler Funeral & Cremation Services with the Rev. Tim Humes officiating and comments by the Rev. John Gilreath.

Interment will follow in the Walnut Grove Church Cemetery.

Prior to his service, the family will receive friends from 1 until 3 p.m. at Sisk-Butler Funeral & Cremation Services.

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Arrangements by Sisk-Butler Funeral & Cremation Services, Bessemer City.

Funeral Home

Sisk-Butler Funeral Home
730 Gastonia Highway Bessemer City, NC 28016
(704) 629-2255

Published in Gaston Gazette on Mar. 21, 2014