Lou Ella Teter

Lou Ella Teter, age 80, of Buckhannon, WV, died Wednesday, July 27, 2022 at J. W. Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV. She was born July 31, 1941, in Randolph County, WV, a daughter of the late Ralph David and Helen Irene Shreve Nethken. On September 16, 1961, she married William Teter, who survives.

Also, surviving are two sons: Tim Teter and wife Patricia, of York, S.C., and William David Teter and wife Linda Sue, of Chester, S.C.; five grandsons: T.J. Teter, of Blacksburg, S.C., Patrick Teter, of York, Wesley Teter and wife Brittany, of Chester, Zack Teter, of Chester, and Lewis Teter and wife Lauren, of York; three granddaughters: Kimberly C. Carson and husband Anthony L., of Drury, Mo., Cheryl Elkin and husband Mark, of Chester, and Tina Devatt and husband Les, of Charlotte, N.C.; eight great-grandchildren; three brothers: Ralph David Nethken, Jr. and wife Betty, of Beverly, W.Va., Bobby D. Nethkin and wife Sandy, of White Hall, W.Va., Kenna Nethken Cheryl, of Seaford, Del., and Jean Rohr and husband Martin, of Buckhannon; three sisters: Judy Simmons and husband Albert, of Buckhannon, Connie McLaughlin and husband Terry, of Littleton, Colo. and Donna Currence and husband Rick, of Palm Harbor, Fla.; several nieces and nephews; and a friend, Barbara Fultz, of Buckhannon.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one great-grandchild, and one sister, Betty Jane Nethken. Mrs. Teter loved her job working for the F.B.I. She was a member of the Reger Chapel United Methodist Church in Buckhannon and a member of the United Methodist Women. She volunteered with the 4-H and enjoyed teaching sewing. Mrs. Teter was a quilter who enjoyed donating her quilts to be auctioned off to good causes such as Relay for Life and the Ronald McDonald House. She had a big heart and always loved helping others.

Friends will be received Sunday, July 31, 2022, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held 10  a.m. Monday at the funeral home with the Rev. Sherman Goodwin officiating. Burial will follow in the Reger Chapel Cemetery in Buckhannon. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.


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