Stella Teel

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Stella Teel, 87, of Dill City was born on December 20, 1926, in Dill City, Oklahoma. She was the daughter of Willis Leonzo and Edith Mae (Berrie) Werhan. Stella passed away on August 20, 2014, at the Cordell Christian  Home in  Cordell, Oklahoma. Stella married Travis “Truman” Teel on April 2, 1949, in Wheeler, Texas. He preceded her in death on February 19, 2005. Stella enjoyed cross stitching, canning, and cooking; especially making bread from scratch and making her delicious coconut cream pie. She was known for her fried okra. Stella was a very active member of the Plains Avenue Church of Christ in Dill City, Oklahoma. Funeral services were held
Monday, August 25, 2014, at the 2nd and Adams Church of Christ in Elk City, Oklahoma. Bud Jones and Pat Mannon officiated. Interment was at South Burns Cemetery. Services were under the direction of Martin-Dugger Funeral Home in Elk City, Oklahoma. Memorials can be made to the Plains Avenue Church of Christ in care of Martin-Dugger Funeral Home, 600 W. Country Club Blvd, Elk City, Oklahoma, 73644.  Stella is survived by one
son, Phil Teel and wife, Lisa of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; one daughter, Marsha Shelton and husband, Terry of Dill City; one sister, Vena Teel of Dill City; one sister-in-law,  Tena Burba of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; six grandchildren, Dennis Teel and wife, Terrie of Elk City, Danny Teel and wife, Jamie of Hammon, Oklahoma, Alissa Antwine and husband, Brent of Piedmont, Oklahoma, Bridgette Shelton  of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Melissa
Jackson and husband, Emmanuel of Norman, Oklahoma and Brandon Shelton and wife, Lauren of Elk City; twelve  great-grandchildren and a host of friends and relatives. She was preceded in death by her husband, Travis “Truman” Teel; parents, Willis and Edith (Berrie) Werhan; two sisters, Edith and Bertha; two infant brothers; and one greatgrandson, Nicholas Teel.  Online condolences can be sent to the family by using the online guest book at www.martin-