Rev. Ralph Currin Teasley, Sr., 85, died Wednesday morning at Treyburn Peak Resources.
Rev. Teasley was born and raised in Durham County, and attended the Bragtown schools, NC State, Princeton, and Gordon-Conwell Seminary.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Malinda Nichols Teasley; sons, James Teasley and Ralph C. Teasley, Jr.; and several nieces and nephews.
A private graveside service was held yesterday at Olive Branch Baptist Church Cemetery.
The Teasley family is under the care of Howerton & Bryan Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be submitted at www.howerton bryan.com, select obituaries.