Columbus Teaster

Columbus Teaster 84, of Townsend passed away March 15, 2010 at Blount Memorial Hospital. He was preceded in death by Daughter: Janice Moore, Parents: Harmon and Mime Teaster, Brothers: Paul, Lynden, Earl, Bill and Leuis Teaster, Sister: Pearl Dillinger. He is survived by his Daughters and Sons-in-law: Judy and David Webb of Walland, and Donna and Ronnie Green of Townsend, Sons and Daughters-in-law: Jesse and Brenda Teaster of Tuckaleechee, Jerry and Diane, Keith and Mary, Jeff and Loretta, and Jack and Debbie Teaster all of Townsend, 28 Grandchildren; 40 Great Grandchildren, Sisters: Alice Brazil, Esther Teaster both of Happy Hollow, and Iva McMahan of Sevierville; Brothers: Floyd Teaster of Maryville, AC and Katherine Teaster ad Jesse and Carolyn Teaster all of Sevierville. The family would like to give a special thanks to Dr. Deaver Shattock and the staff of Blount Memorial Hospital and Dr. Kim Cline. Special thanks to his caregiver: Mary, and many other friends and family. Funeral services will be at 2:00 P.M. Thursday at Friendly Hill Baptist Church with Rev. Fate Green and Rev. Harrison Hill officiating, the burial will follow in Bethel Cemetery. Mr. Teaster will be placed in the church at 5:00 P.m. Tuesday and the family will receive friends from 5:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Tuesday all day and all Wednesday until 9:00 P.M. and until 2:00 P.m. Thursday at the church. Condolences may be sent at website