Sylvia was a homemaker.
She and Bryon Teets were united in marriage on April 1, 1939, at Benton, and he preceded her in death on June 27, 1998.
Survivors include six daughters, Viola Wright of Advance, Marie Jean Porter of Roseville, Mich., Iris Stigler of Royal Oak, Mich., Lois Tackett of Advance, Mary Chailland-Martin of St. Louis, and Joyce Cato of Dexter; 19 grandchildren, Holly Wilson, Randy Wright, John Wright, Dan Wright, Dale Wright, Kathy Jones, Larissa Hawkins, Mark Porter, Barbara Craik, Raymond Shilinger, Richard Shillinger, Monica Minor, David Tackett, Rosanna Metcalf, Sheila Mendoza, Melissa Turner, Kenneth Chailland, Felicia Burke and Bobbi Rampley; 45 great-grandchildren, David, Nathan, Gabriel, Kenyon, Hunter, Carson, Britney, Lindsey, Chase, Megan, Christopher, Paxton, Kyle, Kristen, Tiffanie, Kelly, Wade, Andrew, Richard, Eric, Rebecca, Casey, David, Justin, Britney, Ryan, Christopher, Whitney, Alicia, Brooklyn, Savanna, Joanna, Cole, Marty, Jessica, Clay, Jim, Nicole, Ben, Hannah, David, Alexander, Steven, Eric and Abby; two great-great-grandchildren, Austin and Seth.
She was also preceded in death by her husband; her parents; a daughter, Gloma Wilson; brothers and sisters, Carl, Mildred, Inez, Luther and Claude.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday, July 15, 2005, at Morgan Funeral Home in Advance.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 16, 2005, at Morgan Funeral Home in Advance.
Interment will follow in Gravel Hill Cemetery near Bell City.