Bridge City

Darrell Gene Teal Sr., 87, of Bridge City passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 30, at Medical Center of Southeast Texas.

A visitation will be held on Friday, Dec. 2 from 5 to 9 p.m. at Dorman Funeral Home. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, Dec. 3, at 10 am at Church of Christ Ninth and Elm in Orange. Burial will follow at Autumn Oaks Memorial Park.

He was a native of Handley, Texas and born on Aug 21, 1924 to the late Rosie (McClure) and Ben I. Teal. He had served his country in WWII in the Marines, which he loved to talk about. He was a brick mason with the local union and was a teacher with BISD where he taught brick laying. He enjoyed playing his guitar and was a member of the Golden Age Band for many years. Darrell was a member of Church of Christ Ninth and Elm.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Teal; first wife, Lila Teal; one brother; and son, Darrell Gene Teal Jr.

His is survived by his wife of 20 years, Roberta Teal of Bridge City; daughters, Susan Williford of Midlothain, Texas, Nancy Ontiveros and husband, Gil of Kingwood, Texas; ten grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren.