Myrtle Teeter

2/16/2014

JOHNSON CITY — Myrtle Mae Horton Teeter, 97, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at the Stanton County Long Term Care Unit, Johnson City.

JOHNSON CITY — Myrtle Mae Horton Teeter, 97, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at the Stanton County Long Term Care Unit, Johnson City.

She was born March 16, 1916, in rural Stevens County to John Alanson "Lant" and Roxie Viala (Burrous) Horton.

She was a graduate of Stevens County High School. She attended cosmetology school and was a hairdresser in Ulysses before marriage.

She married Harry W. Teeter on Dec. 31, 1936, at Ulysses.

Survivors include a son, Glen Teeter of Johnson City; a daughter, Janice Battin of Ulysses; a sister, Faye Langley of Dodge City; a brother, Scherrial Horton of Van Nuys, Cali.; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by her husband; a daughter, JoAnn Dennis; a grandson; three sisters, Dorothy Reynolds, Carol Clark and Betty Gay; and six brothers, Lant Horton, Jr., Joe Horton, Dean Horton, LeRoy Horton, Dale Horton and Donald Horton.

Services are 2 p.m. Thursday at First United Methodist Church in Johnson. Burial will follow at the Ulysses Cemetery.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, with family present from 5 to 7 p.m., at Garnand Funeral Home, Johnson.

Memorials are suggested to the First United Methodist Church in Johnson, or the Stanton County Long Term Care Unit in care of the funeral home.

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