Hassell Stephen Key, 69, of Mount Airy, earned his angel wings on Wednesday, September 18, 2013. He was born on August 10, 1944, to Mary Vernon Key and the late Hassell Paul Key. Steve was retired from Western Southern Insurance Co. Surviving to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 42 years, Jane Lynch Key; two loving daughters and sons-in-law, Stephanie Key Burriss and husband Timothy Burriss and Holly Key Reece and husband, Jody Reece; an adoring grandson, Reagan Kendall Reece (8 yrs old) and adoring granddaughter, Ryleigh Savanna Reece (5yrs old); his mother, Mary V. Key; one brother and sister-in-law, Tommy and Elizabeth Key. He was preceded in death by his father Hassell Paul Key and brother, Teddy Dale Key, Sr. Funeral services will be held on Saturday September 21, 2013 at 1:30 pm at the Jesus' Church of Corinth with Rev Clayton Tilley. Visitation will be from 12:00 to 1:30 at the church. Floral tributes will be accepted and memorials may be made to Jesus' Church of Corinth, c/o Joyce Norman, Ararat, NC. Cox-Needham Funeral Home of Pilot Mountain (www.coxneedham.com,www.facebook.com/coxneedham) is respectfully serving the Key family.