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Ted Creech

August 19, 1952 — March 11, 2020


Ted L. Creech, age 67, a resident of Middlesboro, Kentucky, died Wednesday, March 11, 2020 in West Liberty, Kentucky.

Born August 19, 1952 in Ripley County, Indiana, Ted was the son of the late Millard F. Creech, Jr. and Evelyn Ruth Schroder Creech. A veteran of the U.S. Navy, Ted had lived in Middlesboro, Kentucky and Harrogate, Tennessee for most of his adult life, and was the owner of Harrogate Garden Spot.

He is survived by his daughters, Tracy L. Foster and husband Brian of Winchester, Kentucky and Rebecca R. Epperson and husband, Parker of New Tazewell, Tennessee, five grandchildren, Natalie, Amiya, Eli, Owen and Colby; his special friend and companion, Mary Alford, his special cousin whom he loved like a sister, Nancy Faulkner, his best friend, Ronnie Thacker and a host of relatives and friends in Kentucky, Tennessee and Indiana.

The family will receive friends Monday, March 16, 2020 beginning at 5:00pm until 7:00pm at the Creech Funeral Home, Middlesboro, KY.  Graveside services will be held  1:00pm Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at Mountain Home National Cemetery, Mountain Home, TN.  Family and friends will meet at the cemetery.

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Creech Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of all arrangements.

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Monday, March 16, 2020

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Graveside Service

Monday, March 16, 2020

Mountain Home National Cemetery

53 Memorial Ave, Johnson City, TN 37684

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