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William Terry Teel

June 24, 1956 — February 14, 2024

William Terry Teel, affectionately known as "Eagle Machine", passed away in Whittier, CA. He was born on June 24, 1956, in Wills Point, TX. William had a colorful life filled with a deep passion for golf and an unwavering love for his family and friends.

Throughout his career, William worked in property management but found true joy in his most recent job at Industry Golf Shop. His father Bill Teel taught him how to golf and this became is ultimate hobby. His love for golf extended far beyond just a sport; it was a reflection of his vibrant personality and dedication to his family. Described as a one-of-a-kind man, William had a heart of gold that touched everyone he met. He brought love and kindness wherever he went, creating lasting connections with those around him. His adventurous spirit led him to travel across various states including CA, TX, VA, and many others, always seeking new experiences.

Despite facing challenges along the way, William struggled with drugs most of his life but overcame the addiction three years before the birth of his beloved daughter, Angelina. Family meant everything to him, and he was always willing to go above and beyond for his loved ones. 

He leaves behind his daughter Angelina, as well as his siblings Liz, Bev, and Bubba.

A visitation to honor William's life will be held at White Emerson Mortuary in Whittier on February 21, from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. This gathering will be an opportunity for family and friends to come together to celebrate William's remarkable life. William Terry Teel will be deeply missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him. May his legacy of love, cherished memories, and resilience live on in the hearts of those who cherished him.

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