Jackie Thompson Teague
April 18, 1954 ~ July 26, 2023
Guilford County, NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Asheville – Jackie Thompson Teague, 69, of Asheville, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 26, 2023.
Born in Guilford County, NC, she was a daughter of the late Jack and Louise Nobbs Thompson. She was also preceded in death by her twin brother, Larry Thompson as well as her life partner, André Teague.
In her early life, Jackie was an upholstery salesperson for Culp Upholstery Fabrics. She went on to become the founder of Design Avenue Home Furnishings in Fletcher. She also was an accomplished oil painter and a cherished member of the Mountain Shag Club, enjoying dancing in both Asheville and North Myrtle Beach. Jackie was a devout mother who loved sharing her life with her daughter.
Jackie is survived by her daughter, best friend and soulmate, Morgan Teague as well as a nephew, Daniel Thompson (Diane) and their children, Lawrence and Penelope Thompson.
A Celebration of Jackie’s Life will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, August 1, 2023 at Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian. The family will receive friends at the funeral home 30 minutes prior to the service.
Her family graciously ask that in lieu of flowers, please consider making a contribution in Jackie’s memory to either Camp Kemo Program of Prisma Children’s Hospital or to Brother Wolf Animal Rescue.