Rita Elliot Steele, 62, went home to be with the Lord on April 4, 2018. She was born in Mecklenburg County, daughter of the late Cecil and Edna Elliot. Rita never met a stranger. She loved to be around people and help people. She worked many years at Gus’s Sir Beef and later helped build a company with her husband Ron Steele Plumbing. She was an active member of Word of Faith Family Church and then Image Church in Matthews. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
She is survived by her husband of over 26 years Ron Steele. 2 daughters Rebecca Steele and Rachel Steele. 2 grandchildren Levi Fetiu and Elira Fetiu and a sister Sheila Elliot.
A memorial service will be held 12:00pm Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Image Church in Matthews with Pastor Bill Knight officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
Jeffrey S. Painter Funeral Director Licensee of Mount Holly is serving the Steele family. www.jeffreyspainterfdl.com 704-827-5020