Michael Scott Teets, born April 10, 1947, died peacefully at his home in Jefferson City, TN, at the age of 75 on September 9, 2022. Michael Scott lived an active, full life as a lifelong learner, spouse, friend, uncle, brother and son.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ellis and Marie Teets; parents-in-law, Hancell (Jake) and Mildred Teets, and his sister-in-law, Judy Kepple. He is survived by his spouse of 53 years, Sharon T. Teets, as well as by his longtime friend and brother-in-law, Ronald Kepple of Shepherdstown, WV; two sisters, Mary Elizabeth Shepherd (Don) of Evergreen, Colorado and Martha Reish (Merlin) of Dayton, VA, and one brother, Mark Teets (LaDeana) of Aurora, WV. He was pre-deceased by one nephew, John Shepherd. Affectionately known as “Uncle Scott (or “Uncle Sock” by younger children), he is survived by cherished nieces and nephews, Mark Kepple (Lisa), Jill Kepple Lutz (Andy), Thomas Teets (Jennifer), Lindsey Teets (Rebecca), Andrew Shepherd (Alta Curtis), Stephen Shepherd (Kate Reitz), Elizabeth Shepherd (Dan Mathew), Lynn Keegan, Micah Reish (Dayna), Marilyn Reish (Chad Hellwinckel), and Matthew Reish (Ilsa Cooke), as well as several great nieces and nephews.