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Rosie Lee Teakell

Sunday, December 9, 2018
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Rosie Lee Teakell, 86 of Andrews, passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018 in Temple, Texas

Family and friends gathered to celebrate her life at 2:00 PM Friday, December 7, 2018 at the McNett Funeral Home Chapel, in Andrews with pastor Dan Galloway officiating. Interment followed in the Andrews Old Cemetery under the personal care of Mc-Nett Funeral Home. The family received friends Thursday, December 6, 2018 from 6 - 8 PM at the funeral home. Please celebrate Rosie’s life by visiting

Rosie was born on January 18, 1932 in Andrews to William Alexander Harris and Vera McKinney Harris. She Married Roy O’Neal Teakell, on March 31, 1949 in Levelland, Texas. Rosie was very passionate about ministering to people in jail, she visited often and passed out Bibles to inmates for over 15 years. She was an accomplished artist, she had painted numerous paintings over the years. Rosie enjoyed her family especially her grandkids and loved to cook for all of them. Rosie was preceded in death by her parents, William and Vera Harris, husband, Roy O’Neal Teakell, son, Charles Ray Teakell

Rosie is survived by her daughter, Bobbie Vail of Garland, Texas; 4 sisters, LaRue Johnson of Comanche, Oklahoma, Doris Chamber of Lampasas, Texas, Geneva Kutin and her husband Alex, of Indianapolis, Indiana and Nona Goolsby and her husband Rick, of Weimar, Texas; 1 brother, John “Jay” Harris and his wife Gerelene, of Ma-bank, Texas; 3 grandchildren, and 7 great- grandchildren.