Gerald Eugene Steadman, 64, of Hopewell, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014.

He was the son of the late Albert M. Steadman and Ruth Miller Steadman. He was preceded in death by his sister, Margaret Moor,e and brother, William A. Steadman Sr. Gerald was employed by Petersburg Builders Supply for many years.

Mr. Steadman is survived by his brothers, Carl Steadman and his wife, Sandy, Mack Steadman and his wife, Betty, Fred Miller and his wife, Alice; sister, Sally Lipford; longtime friend, Sue; numerous nieces, nephews and other extended family and friends.

Family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at the home of Donna and Jose, 3305 Courthouse Road, Hopewell, Va. All services will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the in his honor. The family is being served by the Hopewell Chapel of J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Condolences may be made to

Funeral Home

J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home, Inc. - Hopewell Chapel
820 West Broadway Avenue Hopewell, VA 23860
(804) 458-8516

Published in The Progress-Index on Feb. 25, 2014