Posted: Friday, May 14, 2010 7:40 am
The Messenger, May 13, 2010
Teeny Greer, 51, of Hickman, Ky., died May 12, 2010, at her home.
Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Strong Funeral Home in Hickman, with Steve Coulson and Dr. Lynn Cox officiating. Burial will follow in Hickman City Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Chris Coulson, Jarred Coulson, Barry Caldwell, Paul Billings, Mike Williams, Ricky Cheirs, D.J. Mederis and Will Greer.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home and on Saturday from 11 a.m. until the hour of services.
The family requests that memorials be made to First Christian Church, in care of Steve Coulson, 1123 Roper School Road, Hickman, KY 42050; or to the Fulton County (Ky.) High School Scholarship fund in memory of Ms. Greer.
She received a bachelor of science degree in agriculture, with an emphasis on horticulture, from Murray State University in May 1981. She had been employed at Virgin’s Nursery in Union City for 30 years before retiring there as office manager in January 2009. She had conducted horticulture seminars throughout the West Tennessee area, as well as workshops for the University of Tennessee at Martin, and was a member of Tennessee Flower Growers Association and the Tennessee Nurserymen and Landscaping Association. She was also a member of Hickman First Christian Church.
Survivors include her son, Will Greer of Hickman; her daughter, Jenna Greer of Pensacola, Fla.; her sister and brother-in-law, Charlene and Dan Sheehan of Cadiz, Ky.; her niece, Dori Sheehan of Cadiz; and several cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Doris (Dunnagan) Cox.