Hazel Jean Steadham, 73, of Thomasville died Sept. 22, 2011 at her daughter’s home.
She was born Dec. 28, 1937 in Liberty. She was a member of the Liberty Baptist Church. She was a cosmetologist.
Survivors include her mother, Eunice M. Drinkard, Thomasville; four sons, Ricky (Martha Jo) Steadham, Harvey ( Tammy) Steadham, both of Thomasville; Derry (Hope) Steadham, Nick (Emily) Steadham, all of Grove Hill; two daughters, Merita ( Warren) Harrell, Thomasville, Sandy (Danny) Bedwell, Fulton; two brothers, Richard “Tiny” (Marlene) Drinkard, Jerry (Brenda Jo) Drinkard, all of Thomasville; 14 grandchildren, Candis Harrell Busby, Aaron Harrell, Jesse Harrell, Brandon Steadham, Amanda Jo Steadham, Dannon Bedwell, Daniel Bedwell, Danielle Bedwell, Galen Steadham, Hagen Steadham, Kerri Steadham, Kalli Steadham, Dustin Steadham; Alex Steadham; two great-grandchildren, Ally Busby, Ty Busby.
The service was Sept. 24 at 11 a.m. at Liberty Baptist Church with Revs. Bill Faircloth and Johnny Kendrick officiating. Burial was in the Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery in Thomasville.
Active pallbearers were Aaron Harrell, Jesse Harrell, Dannon Bedwell, Daniel Bedwell, Galen Steadham, Dustin Steadham, Brandon Steadham and Bucky Busby.
Honorary pallbearers were members of the Liberty Baptist Church Adult 3 Sunday School Class.
Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.
O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.