Ona F. Steele of Calabash, NC, formerly of Iaeger, WV, passed away Sunday, November 10, 2019 at Bolivia, N.C in the Lower Cape Fear Hospice House.
Ona was born March 11, 1931 in Bradshaw, WV a daughter of Sam and Lou Emma (Mullins) Muncy. Ona graduated from Iaeger High School in 1949. On September 15, 1951, she married Benny Steele of Iaeger WV who preceded her in death on Dec 26, 1998. Ona was a member of the River of Life Baptist Church in Sunset Beach, N.C.
In addition to her parents and husband, Ona was preceded in death by 4 brothers, Eli Muncy, Louis Muncy, Charlie Muncy and John Calvin Muncy; a special brother, Noah Blankenship and a sister Bertha Muncy(Richards) .
Ona is survived by her daughter, Debbie Steele Lucas (Lonnie) of Calabash, NC; and two granddaughters, Kelly (Geff) Whitt of Charlotte, N.C. and Amy Reed of Calabash, N.C. She was a proud great grandmother to Jenna Prince (Jacob), Ty Whitt and Ayden and Avery Reed; and a great-great grandmother to Ruthie Prince. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, November 14, 2019 at I o’clock with her grandson-in-law, Jacob Prince officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in Iaeger Memorial Cemetery at Roderfield, WV. Family members will serve as pallbearers.
Friends may visit with the family Thursday morning, November 14, 2019 from 11 a.m. until the time of services at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV.
Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV, is assisting the family.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fanningfuneralhomes.com