George Elmer Testerman, 82, passed away Friday, July 11, 2014 at James Quillen VA Medical Center at Mountain Home, Johnson City, Washington Co TN. He was born November 7, 1931.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was an avid farmer.
He was a member of First Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Hugh Kyle and Lochiel Webb Testerman; his wife, Charlie Ann Clark Testerman; sisters, Sarah Sauslbury, and Mary Kyle Jarvis and husband Max; and brother, Ted Testerman.
He is survived by his daughters, Allison Kelly, Teresa Herndon, and Georgeann Testerman; sister-in-law, Emma Testerman; brother-in-law, Buddy Saulsbury; grandchildren, Justin Herndon, Sabra Kelly, Ryan and Page Kelly; great-grand- children, Charlie Ann Kelly, Haley Kelly, Destiny Kelly, Tessa Hilliard, and Kyler Roberts; and several nieces and nephews.
A private funeral service will be conducted at the graveside 2 p.m., Sunday, July 13, 2014, in Highlands Cemetery, Rogerville, Hawkins Co TN.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 116, Bristol, VA 24201, or Kyles Ford Baptist Church, 7692 Kyles Ford Hwy, Kyles Ford, TN 37765.
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