Teddy Ray Raynor, 77, of Burgaw Passed gently from his earthly life Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at his home surrounded with love by family.
He was born January 28, 1944 the son of Lisker and Myrl Jones Raynor. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers and one sister.
Teddy is survived by his wife of 38 years, Barbara Ann Raynor; daughters, Pamela G. Donahue and husband, Patrick, and Renee Leith; step-children, Norman Thurlow (deceased), Cheryl Thurlow, and Michael Thurlow and wife, Joy; grandchildren, Christopher Walters (Jenny), Crystal M. Walters, Corey W. Donahue (Maria), Daniel Brown (Amanda), Joanna Thurlow, Hannah Thurlow, and Elijah Thurlow; seven great grandchildren; sisters, Virginia Council and Shirley Jones; many nieces, nephews, and extended family.
Teddy worked for 32 years in HVAC at General Electric Company in both Nuclear Fuel Division and Aircraft Parts Manufacturing Division in Castle Hayne.
His passion in life was tinkering with cars, electronics and anything that needed fixing. He was a genius at making things work. He was a Papa to his grandchildren and great grandchildren. His presence in our family circle will be missed.
Teddy made his family promise no formal services, however there will be a gathering of family and friends 5:00 p.m. Friday evening, May 21, 2021 at the Raynor residence in Burgaw.
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A service of Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home Burgaw Chapel.
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