Funeral service for Clarice Myrtle Caldwell Steele, 95, will be held Monday at 1:00 p.m. at Hermitage Baptist Church, Camden with burial to follow in Southland Memorial Gardens, West Columbia. The Rev. Dr. Donald West and The Rev. Mark Hopkins will officiate. The family received friends Sunday 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff.
Mrs. Davis, wife of the late Rev. Carey L. Steele, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, October 14, 2011. Born in Colleton County, S.C., she was a daughter of the late C.J.D. and Nan Breland Caldwell. She was a member of Hermitage Baptist Church. She was a dedicated preacher’s wife, helping in all aspects of the ministry where they served.
Surviving are her children, Nancy O. Steele of Camden, and Joy Steele Collins (Ronnie) of Camden; brother, Edwin “Buddy” Caldwell (Grace) of Aiken; sisters, May Reid of Darlington and Susan Higgins of Charlotte; 3 grandchildren, T.J. Cooper, Colton Autry, and Leah Cooper; and 2 great-grandchildren, Jayden Gage and Kolby Mason. She was predeceased by brothers, John Caldwell, Mendell Caldwell and Alvin Caldwell; and sisters, Edith Caldwell, and Rose Bozard.
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