Richard Joel Teal, Sr., age 48 of Austell, died Thursday, October 30, 2008. He is survived by his mother, Faye Teal of Austell; sons, Richard Joel Teal, Jr. of Decatur, Steven Miles Teal of Conyers; brothers, Butch Teal of Kennesaw and Bobby Teal of Acworth, and sisters, Donna Vance of Austell and Debbie Goss of Piedmont, AL.
Richard was a graduate of Marietta High School and worked at Lockheed as a mechanic. He enjoyed working on everyone’s cars and would give the shirt off his back to help anyone.
A private family memorial service was held.