Zeno “Z.B.” Teel, Jr., 95 of Pinehurst died Wednesday (January 21, 2015) at FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst.
Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Monday at First Baptist in Southern Pines conducted by Dr. David M. Helms. Burial will follow at Pinelawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 12:30 in the church.
A native of Durham he was a son of the late Zeno B. Teel and Dillie Marcom Teel. He was a US Army veteran of WWII. He began his career with American Tobacco Company in 1939 while living in Durham. He later was transferred to New York where he worked until his retirement. In 1980 he moved to Pinehurst where he enjoyed several years of retirement. He was an active member of First Baptist in Southern Pines where he was a long time Sunday School teacher.
He is survived by: his wife of 73 years Mary Martin Teel and daughter Judy Teel of Pinehurst.
Memorials may be made to: FirstHealth Hospice Foundation, 150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374, or to First Baptist Church, 200 East New York Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387.
Powell Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Teel family.