STAR CITY Edith Louise Brixie Steele, age 70, of Star City passed away Monday, August 27, 2012 at the Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock.

STAR CITY Edith Louise Brixie Steele, age 70, of Star City passed away Monday, August 27, 2012 at the Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock.

Survivors include her husband, James Steele of Star City; three sons, James A. Tate, David Tate and Paul Tate, all of Star City; four daughters, Mary Murphy of Star City, Paula Trotter of Monticello, Deborah Carrington and Marie Steele both of Star City; three brothers, Steve Brixie of Ohio, John Brixie of Gillette and Wilburn Brixie of Humphrey; three sisters; Magaline McCarty of Star City, Irene Winders of Monticello and Eveline Brixie of Pine Bluff; 11 grandchildren, five step-grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday, August 31, 2012 at Mt. Tabor Methodist Church with burial in Mt. Tabor Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home. Online guestbook www.stephensondearman.com.