Geraldine Monroe Teer
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Geraldine Monroe Teer
  • November 14, 1929 - February 8, 2017
  • Charlotte, North Carolina

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Charlotte, NC

Geraldine "Gerri" Monroe Teer, 87, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, February 8, 2017.

Gerri was born in Guilford County, November 14, 1929, a daughter of the late Harvey Monroe and Eunice Killingsworth Monroe. She and her husband, Joe Teer, owned and operated E.M. " Joe" Teer Land Surveyor Company for over forty years. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and she was active in children and women's ministries. Gerri was preceded in death by one brother.

Gerri was a devoted and loving wife of sixty-eight years, and a wonderful mother to her two daughters. Her grandchildren adored her. She loved to cook, was an excellent seamstress and a wonderful homemaker. Gerri had a strong faith and cared deeply for her family. She was an amazing lady who made a great difference in the lives of all who loved her.

Surviving are her husband, E. M. "Joe" Teer; two daughters, Judy Norton and Vicki Nelson and her husband Randy; four grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

Interment will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, February 14 at Salisbury National Cemetery followed by a celebration of Gerri's life to be held at 2 p.m. in the Thomasville Funeral Home Chapel by Pastor Dwayne Hodges and Pastor David Emery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 12:30 until the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Trinity United Methodist Church, 609 Liberty Drive, Thomasville, NC 27360.

Online condolences may be made at thomasvillefh.com.