Effie Mae Steen

Thursday, May 18, 2017

MARKED TREE - Effie Mae Steen, 65, passed away at her home on May 12, 2017. She was a homemaker and a member of First Pentecostal Church in Lepanto. Ms. Steen is survived by one son Kenneth Douglas Wood of Manila; four daughters, Karen Rogers of Cullman, Ala., Barbara South of Manila, Gwendolyn Mae Wood of West Plains, Mo. and Donna Riedberger of Hartselle, Ala.; one sister, Martha Richards of Marion, Ark.; sixteen grandchildren and twenty great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Pete and Redius Raines Elrod; one son, Harold Wayne Wood; three brothers, A.Z., Earnest and Tony Elrod and one sister, Gearldine Sims. Funeral services were held May 16 at the First Pentecostal Church in Lepanto with Bro. Neely officiating. Burial was held at Potter Cemetery in Lepanto with Wilson Funeral Home of Tyronza in charge.