Toni Pettingill w/art

Toni C. Pettingill, 86, of Cabot died Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012. She was born Jan. 16, 1926 in Chicago, Ill. to Bernard and Maria Concetta Teolis. She was a member of Mt. Tabor United Methodist Church in Cabot and was retired from the Cabot Public School District, where she worked many years as a receptionist.

She was preceded in death by her husband, George Pettingill; parents, Bernard and Maria Concetta Teolis; brother, Matthew Teolis and sisters, Josephine Heckerson and Laurie Huback.

Survivors include daughter, Mary Evans Avery of Cabot; sons, Richard C. Evans, Jr. and wife Sue of Corona, Calif., and Martin E. Evans and wife Retta of Birmingham, Ala.; brother, Ben Teolis of Tucson, Ariz.; six grandchildren, Alex Michalek, Anna Black and husband Ray, Gina Baerresen and husband Eric, Lauren Evans, Richard C. Evans, III, and Zachary L. Evans; five great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m., Friday, Aug. 24, 2012 at Moore’s Cabot Funeral Home chapel. Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 at the funeral home with Rev. Regina Gideon officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

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