Teasdale, Geneva Allison
Geneva Allison Teasdale

OLD FORT, NC - Geneva Allison Teasdale, 103, died Saturday, April 19, 2003 at her residence. She was born June 3, 1899 in McDowell County to the late Howell and Savannah Silver Allison. Her husband, William Frank Tisdale and a daughter, Margaret Jo Evans preceded her in death. Mrs. Tisdale taught school in McDowell County for over 40 years. An active member of Ebenezer United Methodist Church, she was a Sunday School teacher in the now named Geneva Tisdale Class and actively served in many other capacities in her church. She also worked many years with the Epworth League in the United Methodist Church Assembly.

Mrs. Tisdale is survived by a daughter, Sue Glovier of Old Fort; one sister, Nell McKeithan of Whiteville; three grandchildren, Bill Glovier of Old Fort, Joe Glovier of Athens, GA and Judy Home of Greensboro; and three great-grandchildren.

The funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Monday at Ebenezer United Methodist Church with the Reverends Jack Bridges and George Williams officiating. The family will receive friends one hour before the services at the church. Burial will be in Ebenezer-Siloam Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Ebenezer United Methodist Church, 536 Ebenezer Church Road, Old Fort, NC 28762.

Westmoreland Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. An online register is available under OBITUARIES at www.westmorelandfuneral.com.

  George Silver Sr. ->
    George Silver Jr. ->
      Rev. Jacob Silver ->
        Alfred Leonard Silver ->
          Alexander Silver ->
            Judah Savannah Silver m. Thomas Howell Allison ->
              Harriett Geneva Allison m. William Frank Tisdale

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Transcriber: John (James) Silver

Last updated 8/12/2003 Barney Kaufman