Donald Teague Sr., 83, of Caney, died Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, peacefully at his home. He was born March 23, 1933, to Elmer Lee and Ruby Mae Morris Teague and was a retired Reynolds Metals employee and a cattle rancher. He was preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Clara Elizabeth Rookard Teague; one brother, Billy Joe Teague; one sister-in-law, Louise Rookard Teague; and one granddaughter, Brittany Teague.
He is survived by his second wife, Lorene Arnold Teague; one daughter, Debbie Luckett (Bill) of Caney; two sons, Donald Teague Jr. (Tania) of Caney and Rex Teague (Laura) of Paris; one step-son, Mike Arnold (Shannon) of Shiloh; one step-daughter, Sherry Harder (Norman) of Herford, Texas; three nieces; one nephew; 11 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, in the Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Chapel in Arkadelphia with Brother Sam Nelson and Brother Jeremy Bell officiating. Burial will be in the Morning Star Cemetery in Hot Springs. Visitation will be 6–8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Bobby Bittinger, Andy Bittinger, Alex Teague, Jack Teague, Ben Porterfield and Eric Porter. Honorary pallbearers are Dr. Doorman and staff and Hospice of Central Arkansas.
Memorials may be made to the Shiloh Baptist Church c/o Carolyn Ham, 2350 Central Rd., Arkadelphia, AR 71923. Sign online at