Thanks to Janet Minnix of Roanoke, Virginia, for calling the following obituary to our attention:
Pastor Kenneth L. Teague, 83, of Sanger Texas, formerly of Roanoke, Virginia, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Monday, July 9, 2007.
Mr. Teague was well-known in the Roanoke area where he served as a beloved pastor of the Ghent Grace Brethren Church for more than 20 years.
After retiring in 1987, he moved to his hometown of Buena Vista, Va. In his retirement, he became the first pastor of the Calvary Brethren Church in Buena Vista.
He was a graduate of Wheaton College in Wheaton, Ill. and Grace Theological Seminary in Winona Lake, Ind. He was predeceased by his parents, Moda and Lillian Teague and his wife, Mary Lawhorn Teague.
He is survived by his devoted caregivers daughter and son-in-law, Rebecca and Steve Rosenthal of Sanger ,Texas; a son, Larry Teague of Palm Bay, Fla.; four granddaughters; eight great-grandchildren; and many spiritual sons and daughters.
His wisdom and godly example will be sadly missed by his family and friends. A Memorial Service will be held at Calvary Brethren Church in Buena Vista, Va. on Monday, July 16, 2007 at 7 p.m. Memorial gifts may be made to the American Diabetes Association. Published in the Roanoke Times from 7/14/2007 – 7/15/2007.
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