Mrs. Teresa Lynn Buckalew

Mrs. Teresa Lynn Buckalew

Mrs. Teresa Lynn Buckalew

Mrs. Teresa Lynn Buckalew, 68, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at her residence at Piedmont Crossing, Thomasville, NC.

Teresa was born in Kanawha County, WV, June 3, 1949, a daughter of the late Francis Blake Donahoe and Faye Virginia Cobb Donahoe. She lived most of her life in West Virginia where she owned and operated a ceramic shop for several years. Teresa enjoyed quilting and she was last employed as a customer service manager. “Nana” was a loving wife and mother who adored her grandchildren. She is preceded in by her sister, Shirley Gunder.

Surviving are her husband, Ira E. Buckalew, Jr.; a daughter, Shannon Bartlett and her husband Stephen; a son, Bryan Buckalew and his wife Jessica; three grandchildren, Kaleigh, Natalie and Madalynn Buckalew.

A Celebration of Teresa’s Life will be held Sunday at 11 a.m. in the Unity Room at Piedmont Crossing by Rev. Robert Symanski. The family will receive friends following the service. Memorials may be directed to American Diabetes Association. Online condolences may be made at thomasvillefh.com.