Mr. W. Paul Teems, 71, of Canton, passed away Sunday, August 11, 2013 at Northside Hospital Cherokee. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00pm on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at the Sosebee Memorial Chapel with Rev. Doug Mulkey officiating. Interment will follow in Cherokee Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 12:00pm until the funeral hour. Mr. Teems loved the outdoors and fishing. He was a member of the Canton Masonic Lodge #77 and the Cherokee Shrine Club. He is survived by his wife, Betty Teems; daughters, Susan Johnston of Woodstock and Paula Doss of Canton; sister, Charlotte Snyder of Canton; grandchildren, Kristen Doss, Alec Doss, Sarah Johnston and Sean Johnston. Sosebee Funeral Home, Canton, GA is honored to serve the family. 770-479-2131.