Elaine Teague Gaines, 72, of Siler City passed away on Monday, May 17, 2021 at Randolph Hospice House, Asheboro.
Mrs. Gaines was born in Chatham County on January 7, 1949 the daughter of Tommy T. and Mary Lindley Teague.
Elaine was a member of Rocky River Baptist Church, where she was a Sunday School teacher for 2 and 3-year old's, the nursery coordinator, a member of the Adult Sunday School Class, and played in the Hand Bell Choir. She spent her working years at Boling Chair Company and Basic Machinery as a receptionist and secretary. She was a wonderful sewer and loved to spend her free time crocheting and reading. Elaine loved going to the beach and spent all the time she could with her granddaughters. In addition to her parents, Elaine is preceded in death by her daughter, Cathy G. York.
She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Eddie F. Gaines; daughter, Allison Gaines Loyd and husband Eric of Goldston; sisters, Gayle T. Black of Siler City, Shelby T. Wilson of High Falls and Martha T. Curry of Lexington; granddaughters, Casey and Maggie York; step grandson, Jake Loyd; and son in law, Barry York of Liberty.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, May 21, 2021 at Rocky River Baptist Church, 4436 Siler City-Snow Camp Road, Siler City with Dr. Greg W. Burriss officiating. Inurnment will follow in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Randolph, 416 Vision Dr., Asheboro, NC 27203, www.hospiceofrandolph.org
Smith & Buckner Funeral Home is assisting the Gaines family.
Online condolences may be made at www.pughfuneralhome.com