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Obituary for Teresa Ann Massa (Pryor)

Teresa Ann (Pryor) Massa, 65 of Cookeville, Tennessee passed away on Wednesday, March 10, 2021, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.

Teresa was born Sunday, July 3, 1955, in Cookeville, Tennessee, and she was the daughter of the late Arkley Howard Pryor and the late Billie (Sullivan) Vaughn.

Teresa was a loving daughter, sister, aunt, cousin, and friend. Teresa was known to be witty and funny. She was very giving and had a heart of Gold. She loved animals and rescued cats and dogs and kept them as her own. Teresa was loved by all that knew her and she will be greatly missed.

Teresa is survived by, Sister, Vickie (Pryor) and Tony Keylon; Step-Father, JR Vaughn; Step-Brother, Gary, and Patty Vaughn; Nephew, Blake, and Becca Keylon; Great-Nephew, Connor; Special Cousin, Janie (Pryor) Coffey; Dog, Dolly; Special Friend, Sandy B; and Many Friends, and Family.

In addition to her parents, Teresa was preceded in death by, Step-Brother, Kenneth Vaughn; Paternal Grandparents, Lillard and Mary Lou Sullivan; Maternal Grandparents, Edward Calvin and Audie Lee Pryor.

The family has chosen cremation and a celebration of her life will be held at a later date.

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Arrangements entrusted to Crest Lawn Funeral Home-Cremation Center.