Mrs. Clara Rose Kinser Teem

Mrs. Clara Rose Kinser Teem, 95, of Ellijay, died Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016. 

She was born June 9, 1920, in Gilmer County to the late Lester and Lula Johnson Kinser. She was a wife, mother and homemaker and a member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church. 

She is preceded in death by husband, Glen Teem; daughter, Janice Teem; brothers, Anson Kinser, Durward Kinser, Alvin Kinser, Oran Kinser and James L. Kinser; and sister, Hazel Stewart. 

She is survived by several nieces, nephews and many friends.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, from the chapel of Bernhardt Funeral Home with the Rev. Billy Nealey officiating. 

Music was by Irene Wofford. 

Interment followed in the Mt. Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery. 

Donations can be made to Mt. Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery Fund or Clear Creek Baptist Church Cemetery Fund in memory of Mrs. Teem. 

Condolences can be made at

Bernhardt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. 

Times Courier

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006