Carolyn "Jean" Tegarden, 73, passed away Friday at Baptist Health Floyd. She was employed in Banking Treasury Management and enjoyed all kinds of crafting. She also greatly enjoyed gardening - both flowers and vegetables - in her large garden with a waterfall and fish pond. Her beautiful smile will be greatly missed.
Carolyn is survived by her son - Michael Andrew "Andy" Best; step-sons - Bryan Tegarden and Jason Tegarden; brother - Jerry Hitner; sister-in-law - Pam Blasius; grandsons - Michael, Nicholas and Joseph as well as loyal friend, James Settle.
She is preceded in death by her husband - William D. Tegarden, Jr.; parents - Leonard and Carolyn Huff; brother - Leonard Huff; half-brothers - James W. Hitner, Jr. and Ricky Hitner.
A Memorial Visitation will be held on Wednesday, 4-8 PM at Naville & Seabrook Funeral Homes (1119 E. Market Street).
In lieu of flowers, donations in Jean's name may be contributed to the American Heart Association.
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American Heart Association