Bessie Teague McLeodPublished 4:06pm Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Mrs. Bessie Teague McLeod, 94, a resident of Luverne, died June 6. Funeral services were held on June 9 at the Turner Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Steve Defee officiating. Interment followed in Gravel Hill Cemetery with Turner Funeral Home of Luverne directing. Mrs. McLeod was preceded in death by her husbands, Rogers Teague and Gerald McLeod; her daughter, Brenda T. Ward; and her great-grandson, Baron Teague. She was survived by three children, Ruth T. (Robert) Horn, Harold (Mary Ann) Teague, and Diane T. (Jimmy) Williamson; son-in-law, Lavon Ward; eight grandchildren, Stanley (Kim) Foster, Greg (Melanie) Foster, Renee (Gerald) Kelley, Michelle (Mark) Himmelberger, Rodney (Lori) Teague, Scottie Teague, Teresa (Tim) Bayles, and Tim Williamson; and 15 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren. Active pallbearers were Stanley Foster, Greg Foster, Rodney Teague, Scottie Teague, Tim Williamson, and Lee Kelley. Gerald Kelley and Mark Himmelberger served as honorary pallbearers.