Bertha Ross Teague, 90, passed away Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst, NC.


Bertha was a Moore County native. She worked in textiles and upholstery. Bertha was a loving daughter, wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed time spent with her family, especially shopping trips and eating out.  Bertha and her late husband Garrett, like to grow vegetables and she enjoyed preserving the crops for her family. Bertha loved the Lord and was a faithful member of Bright Light Baptist Church. She is a daughter of the late Brady and Etta Hyatt Ross and was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, John Garrett Teague and 9 siblings.


Bertha is survived by children: Wylene Brower and husband Nelson, Marvin Teague; grandson: Chad Brower and wife Robin; great grandchildren: Andrea, Khalecia, Giannie, Elijah; 3 great great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and friends.


Graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, April 11, 2021 at Union Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, with Reverend Sammy McNeill officiating.


The body will lie in repose from 2:00 to 5:00 PM on Saturday, April 10, 2021 and from 9:00 AM until noon on Sunday, April 11, 2021 at Kennedy Funeral Home.


Memorials may be made to Bright Light Baptist Church, 541 Plank Road, Robbins, NC 27325. 


Kennedy Funeral Home is assisting the Teague Family.


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  1. With Heart-Felt Sympathy and Prayers 🙏. “As long as we live and remember, our loved ones live within our hearts.” May God hold you especially close through this time.

  2. I knew the Teague’s from Bright Light Baptist Church…they were a wonderful couple. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. May the Lord be with each of you and comfort as only he can.

  3. Wylene, Marvin and family,
    Kim and I are grieved for you on the loss of Mrs. Teague. A quiet, sweet and encouraging lady showed love to all she met. She and Mr. Teague were always kind , friendly and sharing with my mom and dad. We are praying for you all. May God cradle you all in His loving arms in your grief and in the days to come. We love you. Bruce and Kim Williams

  4. Bertha was a kind loving person that always had a smile for everyone she met. She had a laugh that would warm the soul. Bertha will be missed. Our prayers and love to the family. May God bless you and bring you comfort.

  5. Marlvin, Wylene, and family,

    My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. I grew up beside your sweet, loving, and kind Mother, she will be missed. Hugs to all of you.

  6. Wylene – so sorry to hear about the passing of your Mother. No matter how old we are, it really hurts to lose your mother! May The Lord wrap his arms around you at this time!🙏

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