Leslie Murphy Teachey

Leslie Murphy Teachey

October 26, 2020, 89, Albertson

Leslie M. Teachey, 89, Albertson N.C. resident, died Monday night, October 26, 2020 at home.
Visitation will be Thursday, October 29, from 2 until 3 p.m. at Tyndall Funeral Home in Mount Olive, with services at 3 p.m. in the chapel. Burial will follow in the Wallace Cemetery at Albertson. Officiating at the services will be Pastor Bert Potter and Pastor Mark S. Hobbs.

Mr. Teachey, a US Army veteran of the Korean War, was a member of Bethel Free Will Baptist Church in Kinston, and was retired from Duplin County Dept. of Transportation. He was a man of strong and deep Christian principles who deeply loved his God, his family, and his work.

Surviving him are his wife of 69 1/2 years, Lou Gray Wallace Teachey; three sons and their wives, Mark and Cindy Teachey of Mount Olive, Guy and Ruth Marie Teachey of Albertson, and Chris and Kelly Teachey of Manakin-Sabot, Va.; grandchildren, Grant Teachey, Stuart Teachey, Kristen Strickland and husband, Ken, Kayla Larsen and husband, Adam, Karie Yarborough and husband, Chad, and Kristy Berends; great-grandchildren, Jordan Strickland, Harper, Halle, Hunter, and Hogan Larsen; a sister-in-law, Doris Teachey of Wallace; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Leslie James and Irene Murphy Teachey; a sister, Inez T. Williams; and three brothers, Norwood, Edward, and James Teachey.