Mr. Floyd Laurence Teetsel, 61 of Blackshear, passed away Wednesday morning, July 17, 2019 at Memorial Satilla Health Systems – Waycross.
Born in Catskill, NY on May 12, 1958, he had lived in Orlando, FL for several years before moving to Pierce County in 2001. A “Jack-of-all-Trades”, Mr. Teetsel had worked as a general contractor. He loved to tinker on his Harley motorcycle and on his van and enjoyed going to the beach and fishing. He loved being with his family was a proud Pop-pop.
He was the son of the late Elmer & Florence Teetsel. He was also preceded in death by a son, Danny Teetsel.
Survivors include his wife, Lisa Jordan Teetsel of Patterson; his daughter, Emily Harris (Joe Sweat) of Texas City, TX & Patterson; his son, Christopher Teetsel of Patterson; 3 grandchildren, Christian “Gadge” Sweat, Daniel Jordan, and Isabell Grace Sweat; his nieces and nephews that he helped raise, Adrian Proctor (Amber Allen and their children, Xavier & Nicholas), Ian Proctor, Caley Proctor (Meghan Doyle), and Tori Proctor (Daniel Garcia); his former wife, Debra Williams of Texas City; and several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
The family will have a celebration of life service for Mr. Teetsel on Saturday, August 3, 2019, at 3:00 o'clock at Laura Chapel Baptist Church.
Memorialization is by cremation.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online register at www.pearsondial.com.
Pearson-Dial Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of the arrangements.
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