October 25, 1876, Christian County, Illinois.

November 15, 1942, Santa Ana, California.

Fairhaven Memorial Park, Santa Ana, California.


Teasley was the son of James A. Teasley and Rhoda A. Hamilton, and husband of Ora J. Howard. He entered the ministry of the Church of God denomination in 1896, and pastored in New York. Sometime after 1910, he became General Manager of the Gospel Trumpet Company, where he worked until 1917. He then worked as general manager of Warner Press (1917–18). His works include:

  1. At the Cross of Jesus Bowing
  2. Back to the Blessèd Old Bible
  3. Be Ready When He Comes
  4. I Am the Lord’s
  5. I Know in My Heart What It Means
  6. I Will Praise Him, Hallelujah!
  7. In Holy Reverence, Lord
  8. Song of Joy, A
  9. We’ll Crown Him Lord of All
  10. We’ll Praise the Lord
  1. No Friend Like Jesus
  2. Plaintive Plea, A
  3. Reverena
  4. Save, Oh, Save!