Valdosta Daily Times

Obituaries

July 25, 2013

Teresa Blair Raines

VALDOSTA — Teresa Blair Raines, 57, passed away July 23, 2013, in Valdosta.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 27, 2013, in the chapel of T.J. Beggs Jr. & Sons Funeral Home in Madison, Fla. (850)973-2258.

The family will receive friends from 10:15 -11 a.m. prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Stand Up To Cancer; 1801 W. Olympic Blvd.; Pasadena CA; 91199-1224.

She was born in Anchorage, Alaska while her father was stationed there in the Army. They moved back home to Lee, where she was raised. She graduated from Madison High School in 1974, and North Florida Junior College. She then moved to Jennings, Fla., and received her bachelor and master’s degrees from Valdosta State University. She was a speech pathologist for 30 years and taught at several elementary schools in Hamilton County and Winston-Salem, N.C., where she lived before coming to Lake Park, Ga., in 2007.

She loved to read, travel, paint, sing and play the guitar. She enjoyed the simple things like going out to eat or taking a walk. She loved family get togethers, especially during holidays.

She is survived by her children, Ryan McCulley (Christina) of Jennings, Fla., Raissa Hill (Brian), Lake Park; sister, Debra Blair Hodge (Billy), Lake Park; three grandchildren, Logan McCulley, Lance McCulley, and Davis Hill. — T.J. Beggs Jr. & Sons Funeral Home, Madison, Fla.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Hazel Stacks

    Hazel Stacks of Valdosta, Ga., passed this life on July 27, 2014, at her residence.

    July 27, 2014

  • Kimberly Garrison

    Kimberly Garrison of Valdosta, Ga., passed this life July 25, 2014, at South Georgia Medical Center.

    July 27, 2014

  • Natalie J. Gjertsen

    Natalie J. Gjertsen, 78, of Valdosta, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Crestwood Nursing Home.

    July 27, 2014

  • Fred Harding Walker Sr.

    Fred Harding Walker Sr., 93, of Valdosta died at his residence on Sunday, July 27, 2014.

    July 27, 2014

  • OBIT SMSgt Dease Blanket Photo copy.jpg LaTonya Denise Dease

    MSgt. LaTonya Denise Dease entered the pearly gates on Thursday, July 24, 2014 with her loved ones by her sides.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Doris L. Norton

    Mrs. Doris L. Norton, 77, of Sparks, Ga., passed away July 25, 2014, at her residence following a short illness.

    July 26, 2014

  • Brian Tinker Peters

    Brian Tinker Peters, 69, of Twin Lakes, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at his home.

    July 26, 2014

  • Brian “Tinker” Peters

    Brian “Tinker” Peters, 69, of Twin Lakes, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at his home.

    July 25, 2014

  • Charles E. Griffin

    Mr. Charles E. Griffin, 75, of Adel, Ga., passed away July 24, 2014 at his home.

    July 25, 2014

  • John Clyatt “Johnny” Lovein

    John Clyatt “Johnny” Lovein, 64, of Nashville, Ga., died Friday July 25, 2014 at his residence.

    July 25, 2014

Top News
Poll

Do you agree with the millage rate increases?

Yes. We need to maintain services
No. Services should have been cut.
     View Results