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Kate Teal
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Funeral service to celebrate the life of Kate "Mimi" Lyles Teal, 85, of Camden, will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at Cassatt Baptist Church in Camden. Rev. Dean Elliott and Dr. Charles Everett will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 PM on Monday, May 6, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Kate’s memory to Cassatt Baptist Church, 2604 Highway 1 North, Cassatt, SC 29032.

Kate Lyles Teal, widow of the late J.R. Teal, was born on January 17, 1928 in Johnsonville, SC, the daughter of the late John A. and Lina Belle Pratt Lyles

Kate is survived by her daughters, Dianne Teal Lawhorn of Campobello, SC and Holly Teal Johnson (Max A.) of Camden, SC; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; and son-in-law, Barry Alter of Las Vegas, NV.

Besides her husband and parents, Kate was predeceased by her son, Robert L. Teal and her daughter, Darlene "Dolly" T. Alter.

Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.

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