Maxine Quinn Teaster

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Maxine Quinn Teaster of LaGrange, Georgia, passed away peacefully on February 10, 2022, at West Georgia Hospice.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank W. Teaster.

Maxine was born in Glendale, SC on December 16, 1933, to the late William and Alice Quinn. Maxine moved to LaGrange in 1969 with her husband and three daughters, working as a bookkeeper/secretary at LaGrange High School for many years before working and retiring from West Georgia Technical College.

Maxine enjoyed playing Bridge and Mah Jongg with friends and traveling. She was a member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church for 52 years.

She is survived by her daughters, Susan Teaster of Atlanta, Jane Frazier (Tim) of Pine Mountain, Mary Alice Cochran (Guyton) of Carrollton, two brothers, Richard Gerald Quinn and Kenneth Quinn of Spartanburg, SC, three grandchildren, James, Will, and Elizabeth Cochran, a sister-in-law, Shirley Teaster, also of Spartanburg, and numerous nieces and nephews.

A private, family memorial service will be held at St Mark’s Episcopal Church on Sunday, February 20, 2022.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Mark’s Episcopal Church 207 N. Greenwood St. LaGrange, GA 30240.

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  1. Ann Gaylord Badding says:

    Sending heartfelt sympathy to Susan, Jane, and Mary Alice. What a blessing she was to you all and to us friends! I have many memories of our childhood together, especially the years we lived in Gordon, next to Neidrachs.

    Your mom was beautiful inside and out. God bless you as you begin life without her earthly presence. Hugs-Ann

  2. Pat Nappier says:

    Thoughts and prayers for her family. She was a special lady.

  3. Phoebe Allen says:

    Thinking of you….Susan, Jane and Mary Alice, during this emotional and difficult time.
    I have many fond (and fun) memories of your mom.
    May God bless each of you and your loved ones and provide peace and healing as you go forth.

  4. Tina Piper says:

    You’re in my thoughts Susan. I love you.

  5. Louisa Hale says:

    Thinking of you at this most difficult time, sendng my prayers.

  6. Louisa Hale says:


    Thinking of you at this most difficult time and sending prayers.

  7. Jennifer Jones says:

    Susan, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time.

  8. Elizabeth Masterson says:

    My prayers to you and your family! My sincerest condolences to you all at this time.

  9. Patti McCarthy says:

    With you in spirit T! The memorial was well done and your mom would be proud. Sending hugs ! P

    • Pj Hairston says:

      I’m grateful to have known and loved Maxine and her girls. She will be truly missed. My condolences and heart felt prayers are with the family.

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