Obit: Irene Teems

Obit: Irene Teems

March 7th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Irene Wilda Teems, 91, of East Ridge went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, March 5, 2013.A longtime resident of Chattanooga, Mrs. Teems was a member of Harmony Baptist Church.She was preceded in death on Nov. 11, 2012, by her husband of 69 years, John W. Teems. She was also preceded in death by her granddaughter, Amy Teems.Survivors are her daughter, Pamela Clark, Rossville; son, Woody (Nora) Teems, East Ridge; four grandchildren, Bryan Teems, Danita Weaver, Kathy Mercer and Carrie Williams; eight great-grandchildren.Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Lakewood Memory Gardens, South with Rev. Michael Turner officiating.Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 5805 Lee Highway, Suite 204, Chattanooga, TN 37421.Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort to the family.There will be no visitation at the funeral home.Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road.