James Larry Steele

December 24, 1943May 12, 2018

James Larry Steele of Hueytown passed away on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at Brookwood Princeton Hospital surrounded by family at the age of 74.

Larry was born in 1943 on Christmas Eve and grew up in Pleasant Grove, Alabama. He was a machinist for many years at Harbison-Walker Refractories. Larry was an avid outdoorsman who loved to spend time fishing and hunting. He was also a dedicated football fan of the Alabama Crimson Tide.

Larry is preceded in death by his parents, John and Alda Steele; sister, Sheran Mason; and his brother, John R. Steele.

Left to cherish his memory are his daughter, Stephanie (William) Coley of Columbiana, AL; and his son, Stephen (Erik Bremer) Steele of Austin, TX; Three grandchildren, Casey (Cameron) Coley; Katlyn Coley; and Savannah Coley; and two great-grandchildren, Cayden and Cecilia. Also, surviving Larry is his sister, Ethel Jo Jones; and brothers, Floyd Bush and Dennis Steele.

Graveside service will be on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at 2:00 pm at Elmwood Cemetery & Mausoleum with a visitation beginning at 1 pm at Ridout’s Elmwood Chapel.


  • Visitation Wednesday, May 16, 2018
  • Graveside Service Wednesday, May 16, 2018

James Larry Steele

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Brenda Goggins

May 17, 2018

He was a very dear Friend and confidant to my Sister, and I will always remember him with fondness and love.

Kimerly King

May 16, 2018

He will be missed , he was a great friend to me always. I will forever remember him & his sweet children & family.