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Willie Pearl Eunice Steedley, 86, of Folkston passed away Tuesday, June 5, at Folkston Park Care and Rehab.

She was born Sept. 24, 1931 in Ware County to the late John Lester Eunice and Mary Margaret Crews Eunice. She was a member of the First Assembly of God in Folkston.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Randall “Buddy” Steedley; a daughter and son-in-law, Yvonne and Dorsey Higginbotham; a sister, Ann Wildes; and a brother, J.L. Eunice.

She is survived by her children, Randall Steedley (Pam), Sue Soles (Billy) and Denise Minnick (Craig Crews); three sisters, Ardath Harden, Leona Harden and Margaret Gorman; three brothers, Carlton Eunice, Mike Eunice and Jimmy Eunice; eight grandchildren, Bill Lee (Wendy), Andy Lee, Catrena Pearl Lisse (John), Sherri Lewis, Ashley Hartman, Jennifer Minnick, Jessica Minnick and Miranda “Randi” Steedley; six great-grandchildren, Samantha Lee, Brooke Davis, Anthony Lewis, Emily Lewis, John Dorsey “J.D.” Lisse and Rhett Knowles; a great-great-grandson, Zander Leung; and a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 9, in the chapel of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Pineview Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at the funeral home.  

Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home in Folkston.

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