Teeny was a member of the First Christian Church in Hickman. She received a B.S. degree in agriculture with an emphasis in horticulture from Murray State University in May 1981. She worked at Virgin’s Nursery in Union City, Tenn., for 30 years before retiring there as office manager in January, 2009. Teeny conducted horticulture seminars throughout west Tennessee area as well as workshops with the University of Tennessee at martin. She was a member of the Tennessee Flower Growers Association and the Tennessee Nurserymen and landscaping Assoc.
She was preceded in death by her parents Charles and Doris (Dunnagan) Cox.
Teeny is survived by her son Will Greer of Hickman; daughter Jenna Greer of Pensacola, Fla.; sister and brother-in-law Charlene and Dan Sheehan of Cadiz; and niece, Dori Sheehan of Cadiz. She also leaves behind those who loved and cared for her, cousins, her church family, and special friend Kathi Lattus.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 15 at Strong Funeral Home with Steve Coulson and Dr. Lynn Cox officiating. Burial followed in the Hickman City Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Chris Coulson, Jarred Coulson, Barry Caldwell, Paul Billings, Mike Williams, Ricky Cheirs, D.J. Mederis and Will Greer.
Memorials in Teeny’s honor may be made to: First Christian Church, c/o Steve Coulson, 1123 Roper School Rd., Hickman, Ky. 42050 or to the Fulton County High School Scholarship Fund in memory of Teeny Greer which will be established.