Mary left us on Sunday, March 12, 2017. She was born on January 4, 1938, in O'Brien, Florida to Harry F. and Agnes Miller Wells. At the time of her death, she resided in Marked Tree, Arkansas.
Mary was an X-Ray Technician / Surgical Assistant. She worked at a variety of locations in the North Central Florida area. She was a member of Branford United Methodist Church.
Mary was predeceased by both her parents, her son Neil Hurst, two stepchildren, and one grandchild. She is survived by her husband William N. Steele, her daughter Melanie Lockhart, (Charles Tomlinson) and her son, Lane Hurst. Additional survivors include one brother, William Wells, and two sisters, Gail Whiteford (Bob) of Gainesville, Florida, and Ann Canty of Tallahassee, Florida six step-children, nineteen grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Mary wished to be cremated and her interment will be held privately in O'Brien Cemetery. There will be a celebration of life service on March 25th at 11:00 am in the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall in Marked Tree, Arkansas and on April 1 at 2:00 pm in the O'Brien Baptist Church Fellowship Hall.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to O'Brien Cemetery, c/o Eddy
Roberts, PO Box 184, O'Brien, Florida, 32071.
Published on  March 22, 2017