Jerry “Hawkeye” Olin Steele, 79, of McMinnville passed from this life on Monday, Nov. 28, 2022, at his residence.
Jerry was a truck driver for Southern Central Iron and Metal for 20 plus years in McMinnville.
Jerry was born Friday, July 6, 1943 in Smithville, he was the son of the late Olin Steele and Louise Crawford Steele. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife of 31 years, Brenda Joyce Evans Steele; one brother, Terry Steele; and five sisters.
Mr. Steele is survived by his daughter, Angelia Joyce Steele of McMinnville; son, Wayne Steele; and Wife, Teresa of McMinnville; one special grandson, Dalton Stotts (Haley) of McMinnville; and special great granddaughter, Layla Stotts of McMinnville.
Interment will be in the Shellsford Cemetery at a later date, there will be no visitation or services at the funeral home.
Gardens of Memory Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Dec. 4, 2022