Mrs. Ann Steed, 76, of Cave Spring, died Wednesday morning in a Rome hospital.
The former Myra Ann Youngblood, Mrs. Steed was born in Floyd County, Georgia, June 20, 1940, daughter of the late William Roscoe Youngblood and the late Gladys Hobgood Youngblood. Mrs. Steed was formerly associated with the Bank of Cave Spring, the Cave Spring Post office and with the medical records departments of both Floyd Medical Center and the Harbin Clinic.
Mrs. Steed had attended the Mountain Springs United Methodist Church, was a member of the First Baptist Church of Cave Spring and had also attended the Empty Tomb in Cave Spring.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by five brothers: Weldon Youngblood, Gene Youngblood, Bobby Youngblood, Byron (Buck) Youngblood and Alvin Youngblood.
Mrs. Steed is survived by her husband, Leonard Steed, to whom she was married August 5, 1958; by her son, Stanley Steed and his wife Rhonda; by her daughter, Mrs. Kimberly Tucker and her husband Tony, all of Cave Spring; by four grand-children, TSgt Zachary (Katy) Steed, USAF, Melynn (Austin) Stephens, Courtney (B.J.) Poston and Cody Tucker; and by a great-grand-daughter, Caroline Steed. Three brothers, Hilburn Youngblood, Dariel Youngblood, both of Cave Spring, and Richard (Bettie) Youngblood of Gaylesville; three sister-in-laws, Mrs. Judy Youngblood, Mrs. Fannie Youngblood, both of Cave Spring, and Mrs. Betty Youngblood of Cartersville, and a number of nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services for Mrs. Steed will be held Saturday afternoon, April 22, 2017 at 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Cave Spring with Reverend Rodney Willingham officiating and Daniel Tucker delivering the eulogy. Pallbearers will include TSgt Zachary Steed, Cody Tucker, B.J. Poston, Austin Stephens, Keith Youngblood, Scott Youngblood, Tommy Ward and Daniel Tucker. An honorary escort will include Jimmy Anthony, Corey Youngblood, Bradley Youngblood, Harlan Ward, Jan Ward and lifelong friends Mrs. Barbara Gould, Mrs. Rosa Barnett, Mrs. Shirley Robinson and Mrs. Peggy Myers. Interment will follow in the Roundhill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6 until 9 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Cave Spring, 4 Cedartown Road, Cave Spring.