Dorothy Steele(1930 - 2013)

Dorothy Louise Steele


Dorothy Louise Steele, 82, formerly of Rangeview Circle and The Willows, wife of Wallace C. Steele, died Tuesday, January 29, 2013.

Born in Oconee County, she was a daughter of the late J.D. and Marie Meeks Crooks.

Mrs. Steele was a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church where she retired as bookkeeper following 25 years of service. She also owned a tax and bookkeeping service.

Surviving, in addition to her husband, are a stepson, Carnell Steele; a nephew, Rick Sorrells; a niece, Judy Nalley; and a great nephew, Jimmy Sorrells.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Jess Durham; a brother, Billy Jack Crooks; and a sister, Peggy Crooks.

Visitation will held Friday, February 1, 2013 from 1:30 p.m. until 2:45 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Downtown with the funeral service following at 3:00 p.m. in the chapel. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery, West.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Tabernacle Baptist Church Mission Fund, 3931 White Horse Road, Greenville, SC 29611.

The family will be at their respective homes.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Funeral Home

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home - Downtown Chapel
639 North Main Street Greenville, SC 29601
(864) 232-6733

Published in The Greenville News on Jan. 31, 2013