Lavern Steele


Lavern (Wormy) Steele, 76, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 at Memorial Hospital. Survivors include, wife, Donna Steele; daughter, Renee Shirley (Michael); son, LaDon Steele; grandchildren, Brandon Shirley (Ashley), Morgan Hartline, Kennedy Steele, Sara Tharp and Kreed Steele; sisters, Betty Highley and Patsy Crow (Mack). Mr. Steele was retired from Combustion and was a member of Ider Ashlar Lodge and Flat Rock Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Otto and Ada Steele; step-son, Keith Smith; and sister, Catherine Carter. Funeral services are Monday Nov. 11, at 3 p.m. at Corner Stone Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Raymond Blevins officiating. Burial to follow in Overlook cemetery. Family will receive friends today from 2 to 8 p.m. and 10 a.m. until service time on Monday. Leave condolences online at

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