Myrtle Whitley Steele


(June 16, 1928 – November 26, 2020)

Myrtle Whitley Steele, 92, passed away on November 26, 2020 in Stephenville, Texas. She was born on June 16, 1928 in Rocky Mountain, North Carolina to her parents Alger Turner Whitley and Mary Elizabeth (Griffin) Whitley. She married Elmon Lee Steele on November 16, 1945 and had 7 children. She was a homemaker and a seamstress and attended college for a year. She enjoyed spending time with her grand kids and great great-grandkids. She attended the Calvary Baptist Church in Stephenville, Texas. 

She was proceeded in death by her husband on May 16, 1992, her parents, her son-in-law, Jerry Brown, her daughter-in-law, Sandy Steele, her granddaughter, Sherry Kay Roden, and her great-granddaughter, Kaitlyn Labadie, and her great-grandson Brady Ashworth.

She is survived by her son Al Steele of Stephenville, Texas, her son and daughter-in-law B.W. and MaryAnn Steele of Glen Rose, Texas, her daughter Kathy Brown of Midlothian, Texas, Her son and daughter-in-law Robert and Teresa Steele of Weatherford, Texas, her daughter and son-in-law Linda and Randy Chisholm of Proctor, Texas, her son James Steele of Comanche, Texas, her son John Steele of Dublin, Texas, 17 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, and 5 great-great-grandchildren, and numerous other relatives and friends that will miss her. 

There will be a graveside service held at Dublin Liveoak Cemetery on Monday, November 30, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. 

A visitation will be held Sunday night from 6-8 p.m. at the Harrell Funeral Home. 

Memorials can be sent to the American Cancer Society. 

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