Bennie Steele Jr., 68
by Whitley Clifton | February 13, 2020 7:30 am
Last Updated: February 12, 2020 at 4:55 pm
Funeral services for Bennie Steele Jr., 68, were held Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Mosley’s Funeral Home in Swainsboro with Rev. Teddy Pierce serving as the eulogist. Repast was held at Vann Community Center in Swainsboro. He passed February 3, 2020.
Mr. Bennie Steele Jr. was born May 6, 1951 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida to the late Bennie Steele Sr. and Ella Mae Mincey Steele. As a young man, he resided in Emanuel County before leaving to serve his country by joining the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. After hiss service, he returned home to Emanuel County, where he lived until his death.
Survivors include his only child, Lori King (Labeito); four grandchildren, Senise Frazier, Joshae Frazier, Sedrick Frazier Jr., and Jamya Frazier, all of Savannah; five great-grandchildren, Tiara Frazier, Chyina Frazier, Royalty Rice, Paris Rice, and Princeton Rice, all of Monroe; four brothers, Grant Steele of Atlanta and Billy Steele, Marion Steele (Beverly), and Bobby Steele (Tracy), all of Twin City; three sisters, Virginia Meyers, Judie Steele Hobbs (Larry), and Leola Steele, all of Twin City; and a host of loving and caring nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, cousins, and friends.
Mosley’s Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.