He worked in the maintenance department at Bonnell for more than 30 years and attended Trinity Baptist Church in Newnan.
Survivors include son, Barry Steele of Carrollton; daughter, Sharon Baker of Panama City, Florida; son and daughter-in-law, Randy and Janice Davis of Carrollton; daughter and son-in-law, Kim and Russ Smith of Moultrie; step-daughter Jean Houston; sister and brother-in-law, Joyce and Walter Driver of Carrollton; 16 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren; and a special friend, Ruth Bass Steele.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday, March 4, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel with Rev. Rick Duncan and Jerome Mitchell officiating. Interment will follow in the Shady Grove Cemetery. The AmVet Post #143 will perform the flag ceremony.
The family will receive friends Sunday, March 3, 2013, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at www.martin-hightower.com.
Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel of Carrollton.