DOVER, DEL. — Julia “Judy” Etta Teat of Dover, Del., and formerly of Millington, died Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016, at Courtland Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Dover. She was 75 the day before her death.
Judy was born Oct. 11, 1941, in Barclay, the daughter of the late James Earle Teat Sr. and Rhoada Pauline Ringgold Teat. She was a graduate of Sudlersville High School and furthered her education at GoldeyBeacom College, where she studied in the secretarial program. She was a member of Crumpton United Methodist Church, where she enjoyed playing the organ for services and, in her youth, she would stay with her grandmother after Sunday school.
Judy was a quiet and reserved lady who also enjoyed art and drawing, playing the guitar, singing, going to movies and the theatre with her mother and spending time with her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Edward Franklin Teat and James Earle Teat Jr.
She is survived by her sister, Anna Mae Starkey (Jim) of Dover; her sisterin-law, Nancy Teat of Millingon; three nieces, Ruby Lee Schaffer of Dover, Karen Miller of Camden, Del. and Joyce Prickett of Chestertown; and five nephews, Wayne Starkey of Milford, Del., Gary Starkey of Dover, Gene Teat of Chestertown, Dean Teat of Milford, and Dale Teat of Dover.
Services were held Tuesday, Oct. 18, at Fellows Family Funeral Home, Millington. Interment followed the service in Crumpton Cemetery, Crumpton.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be sent to the Crumpton United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 343, Crumpton, MD 21628.
Online condolences can be sent to the family at www. fhnfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Fellows Family Funeral Home, Millington.