Wanda J. Teston


Wanda J. Teston

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Wanda J. Teston

Wanda J. Teston, 63, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., passed away Thursday, November 12, 2020, at Community Hospice & Palliative Care’s Warner Center for Caring in Fernandina Beach, Fla.

Born in Jesup, Ga., she was a daughter of the late Ottis C. And Mary Beasley Teston. Her family moved to Fernandina Beach shortly thereafter.

Raised in Fernandina Beach, Wanda was a member of the graduating class of 1975. While in high school, she was proficient in art. Her creativity shined through and would continue to be a major part of her life.

Her talent with drawing and painting and her creativity has always shined through, as much as her love of those things that were most important in her life. She loved her family and friends, and her kindness toward all of God’s creatures was a shining example of her love for all of those in her life.

Before her illness, Wanda worked for several years as a purchasing agent for Johnson Controls at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay.

In addition to her parents, Wanda was predeceased by her brother, Kenny Teston.

She leaves behind to mourn her loss her children, William Joyce of Fernandina Beach, David Howards and his wife, Beth, of Washington County, Ala., and Mary Elizabeth James of Fernandina Beach; and her granddaughter, Evie Grace Howard; as well as several nieces and nephews .

Wanda’s family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Thursday, November 19, 2020, at Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors. In keeping with her wishes, Wanda will be cremated, and she will be laid to rest at a later date.

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Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors