Irma Turner Teague of Dover passed away Sunday August 18, 2013 in Dover, 2 days before her 93rd birthday.
Mrs. Teague was born August 20, 1920 in Wilmington, Delaware to the late Clarence James Turner and Elsie W. Blockson Turner.
She had worked as a secretary for Dupont Manufacturing for 33 ˝ years retiring in 1979. Mrs. Teague had also worked for Kleitz Jewelry Store for 4 years. She attended Magnolia United Methodist Church where she was the organist for 12 years as well as being the secretary to the Board of Trustees. Mrs. Teague also played the organ for Little Creek United Methodist Church. She was a prayer warrior, enjoyed Bible study, reading, and spending time with her family and friends.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin Franklin Teague in 1975, her brother, George F. Turner in 1990; sisters, Etzell R.K. Coffin in 2007 and Gloria Coverdale in 2010.
She is survived by her son, E. Franklin Teague and his wife Eileen of Punta Gorda, FL and grandson, Franklin Anthony Teague and his wife Yara of Houston, TX; and niece and caregiver Suzanne C. Jensen of Smyrna, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Funeral services will be held 1PM, Saturday, August 24, 2013 at Little Creek United Methodist Church, Main Street, Little Creek.
Friends may call one hour prior. Interment will be in Lakeside Cemetery, Dover.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Little Creek United Methodist Church, PO Box 485, Little Creek, DE 19961.
Letters of condolences may be sent and guest book signed at www.torbertfuneral.com