Fletcher L. Teel

September 19, 1924May 12, 2013

Fletcher L. Teel, 88, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2013 at Wesley Long Hospital.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am Thursday, May 16, 2013 at Hanes Lineberry North Elm Chapel. Burial will be in Wilson, NC. The family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 pm Wednesday at Hanes Lineberry.

Fletcher was preceded in death by his parents, and three brothers. He is survived by his wife, Nina Proctor Teel; daughter, Vickie Teel Hester (Charles); nephews, John and Mark Teel; and niece, Medrithe Teel.

He was a veteran of the US Army having served in the European, African, and Middle Eastern Theaters, earning two Bronze Battle Stars. Fletcher was a 1952 graduate of UNC Chapel Hill.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the SPCA of the Triad, 3163 Hines Chapel rd, Greensboro, NC 27405.

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  • Funeral Service Thursday, May 16, 2013
  • Visitation Wednesday, May 15, 2013

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Rosa and Mike Rickman

May 16, 2013

Nina, Vickie and family, Mom and I are so sorry to hear the passing of your husband and father. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We still think of you and remember you from all the good times we had here on Daniel Street in Wilson.

Ruby and Jim White

May 16, 2013

Nina, Vickie and family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Fletcher will truely be missed.
We love you both.

Jennifer Huber

May 15, 2013

Nina, Vickie and family,

Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We have enjoyed getting to know Fletcher and your family. He will be missed.

-Jen Huber

Mark Teel

May 15, 2013

Uncle Fletcher was such a great man, so warm and humble. You would never have known how much of a hero he was to our Nation because he didn't speak about it much. I'm so glad I got to see you one more time and shake your hand.
Love Mark and the Teel's of Raleigh