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Dr. H. Byrd Teter

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“We are sad for your loss. Dr. Teter was a wonderful human being and an inspiration to all he came in contact with. A Godly man that shared his faith....Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“We are so sad for your loss. But what a blessing to know he is in heaven. He was such a gentle,caring, and kind dentist and friend. Byrd and Vera...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Keith & Rosemary Thompson

“What a Godly example for all the people who had the pleasure of knowing Byrd! He ran an awesome race & now has his victory crown. We have been & will...Read More »
3 of 24 | Posted by: Donald & Linda (Mullenax) Mallow - WV

“I know Byrd will be missed by many people. He was the kindest man I have ever known. Tim and I send our love to Vera and family. ”
4 of 24 | Posted by: Eileen Lyle - Milford, DE

“I know Byrd will be missed by many people. He was the kindest man I have ever known. Tim and I send our love to Vera and family. ”
5 of 24 | Posted by: Eileen Lyle - Milford, DE

“I will miss you Dr. Teter. The things that I will miss is your smile, kind words for me and others. And your mind about the Bible. I looked up to you...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Sandy Washburn - Franklin, WV

“So grateful that Dr. Teter was my dentist and friend for 50 years. May you be sustained by memories of a life well-lived.Matthew 25:23 ”
7 of 24 | Posted by: Lisa Bowman - Harrisonburg, VA

“Welcomed me with open arms. Many thoughts and much love goes out. ”
8 of 24 | Posted by: Hunter

“Heartfelt thoughts of Sympathy to all of you. Seeing pictures Amber has posted on Facebook made me want to know this man.He looks like such a sweet,...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Donna Fancher Grimm - Anaheim, CA

10 of 24 | Posted by: Guy & Sue Harper

“I know there is singing in heaven and I can only imagine how much fun you, Alice and Ben are having singing a trio. You will be missed here on earth...Read More »
11 of 24 | Posted by: Terri Adamson - Fort Seybert, WV

“Dr. Byrd will be greatly missed. Our deepest heart felt sympathy to the family. Virgil Lewis Wimer family ”
12 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“Prayers ”
13 of 24 | Posted by: Etha shrader Finnigan - VA

14 of 24 | Posted by: Kim Crane

“Our deepest sympathy. Dr. Teter touched many lives and will be greatly missed. ”
15 of 24 | Posted by: Genevieve Ruddle, Sharon & Raymond Harr

“My heart is sad! Dr. Teter was my dentist for 50 years!! He was one of the kindest and sweetest men I've ever had the pleasure of knowing! There is...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: Anita Davis - Riverton, WV

“Dr. Teter was my dentist from the 1960's until his retirement. He was always smiling and nice to me and I'm sure to the rest of his patients. I'm...Read More »
17 of 24 | Posted by: Sandra Propst - Mardela Springs, MD

“I am saddened to hear of Dr.Teters passing! He was always such a pleasant person to be around and always had a happy smile and a kind word to share!...Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Rebecca Hedrick

“So very sorry for the loss of a wonderful man. My Mom & Dad (Rosalee & Dolan Grogg) has always had so much respect for Dr. Teter. He was a very...Read More »
19 of 24 | Posted by: Terri Johnson - Franklin, WV

“I always had a lot of respect for Dr. Teter. He was an honorable man and I know he will be greatly missed by all who knew him. My thoughts and...Read More »
20 of 24 | Posted by: Fred (Freddie) Rexrode - VA

“My dear Vera and family...I was so saddened by this notification ! What a great man who helped raise a wonderful family. Dr. Byrd and Dr. Luke were...Read More »
21 of 24 | Posted by: Linda Long - Columbia, SC

“So very sorry for your loss he was a super great man and a great dentist he will be missed by everyone who knew him ”
22 of 24 | Posted by: Jo Ann Harrington - MADISON, IL

“Vera and all of this family that I love, I just heard about Byrd's passing. While I know I can celebrate that he is with God and Byrd's life, my...Read More »
23 of 24 | Posted by: Pam Boggs

“Thinking of you & keeping you in our thoughts & prayers! Love! Carl, Tammy, Jordan, & Logan ”
24 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

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Dr. Teter was born on December 29, 1925 and passed away on Thursday, September 14, 2017.

Dr. Teter was a resident of Franklin, West Virginia at the time of passing.

Dr. Teter graduated from Franklin High School, Bridgewater College, and University of MD School of Dentistry.

He served as Captain in the Air Force during the Korean War and then returned to Franklin where he practiced dentistry for sixty-five years.

Interment will be private in Cedar Hill Cemetery in Franklin.

Memorials may be made to Gideon's International c/o Darrell Bodkin, 10182 Petersburg Pike, Upper Tract, WV 26866, or Mountain Hospice, POB 416, Franklin, WV 26807.