McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

September 30, 2013

Charles E. Teacle II


Submitted report

McALESTER — Charles E. Teacle II, 68, died Friday, Sept. 27, 2013.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at First Presbyterian Church in Ardmore with Dr. Rick Baggett officiating. Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. at Indianola Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Craddock Funeral Home of Ardmore.

Born Sept. 9, 1945, in Houston, Texas, he was the son of Charles E. Teacle Sr. and Louise Moncrief Teacle.

He married Karolyn Doyle in Ardmore in 1967. He moved back to Ardmore in 1981 and was employed by Ardmore Drilling. In 1987 he started Ardmore Production & Exploration Company along with Harris Smith Sr.

He was a lifelong member of Presbyterian Church and loved his Ardmore church family.

Survivors include his wife, Karolyn, of the home; son, Charles E. Teacle III and wife, Stephanie, of Ardmore; sister, Judy and husband, George Davenport Sr., of Ardmore, and a grandchild, Austin Teacle.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Pallbearers and honorary pallbearers will be Bob Allen Jr., Scott Chapman, Dale Remington, Bill Dolman, Bryan Cecil, Steve Saxion, Andrew Smith, Dr. Frank Wood, Charles R. Price, Jim Fagan and Bryan Weatheral.

Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 486, Ardmore, OK, 73402.