Roddy Henry Steele, 92 of Blackman, Florida passed away Friday, June 24, 2022, at home with his family at his side. Mr. Steele was born on October 24, 1929, in Blackman, Florida to Henry and Alma Steele. Roddy was a lifelong resident of North Okaloosa County. He was retired from the United States Air Force after twenty-two years of honorable service then he retired from the Civil Service after twenty years with the Sixth Ranger Training Battalion. Roddy was a member of Goodhope Baptist Church and a Mason. Annually, he and his wife attended the National Quartet Convention. This was something they really enjoyed being a part of.
Roddy is preceded in death by his wife, Rosie E. Davidson Steele.
Roddy is survived by three children, Michael Roddy Steele (and Laurel), Cheryl Barrow (and Doyle), and Verda Lawrence, one sister, Barbara Clay, four grandchildren, Nathan Creston Barrow (and Courtney), John Michael Steele, David James Steele (and Natalia), Kevin Alan Steele, two great grandsons, Levi Creston Barrow and Carson Lee Barrow and numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held Monday, June 27, 2022, beginning at 10:00 a.m. at Goodhope Baptist Church, 1895 Olin Cotton Road, Baker Florida 32531. The family will receive friends Sunday, June 26, 2022, at the Chapel of Brackney Funeral Service from 5-7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Goodhope Baptist Church, 1895 Olin Cotton Road, Baker, FL 32531.
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