Billie M. Jackson Steele
August 14, 1920 - February 15, 2021
Soller-Baker Funeral Homes, Inc.
Larry & Charlotte Melady
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Billie passed away peacefully on Feb 15, 2021 at Mulberry Health & Rehabilitation Center in Mulberry.  She was born on August 14, 1920 in Tigertown, TX on a farm the 2nd oldest of 6 children. She entered into WWII as a WAC in 1943.  She was trained as a Teletype Operator in Oglethorpe, GA before…

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Carolyn Bogan left a message on February 22, 2021:
I met Billie on Flag Day at Aster Place. American Legion Post 11 was doing a presentation. I sat beside her outside. She told me about her service with General Doolittle. It was an amazing story. We had something in common, we were both veterans. She showed me her room & all her pictures. I was so blessed to meet her & hear her story.
Theresa Eddy left a message on February 20, 2021:
Terri, Ian and Clair, I’m so sorry for your loss. I work at MHRC as an LPN; Billie was one of my favorite residents! She was sweet and feisty. She loved and missed you all very much, especially Clair; she would wheel to the nurse’s station to call you every day. She collected the stuffed animals to give to Clair. My prayers go out to you all. Theresa Eddy, LPN
Larry & Charlotte Melady left a message on February 19, 2021:
In memory of Billie M. Jackson Steele, Larry & Charlotte Melady lit a candle
Larry & Charlotte Melady left a message on February 19, 2021:
Sorry to hear of Billie’s passing. Have been friends of the family for many years. Enjoyed being good friends with her son Mike. We miss him very much. Our thoughts and prayers go out to her family, Terri, Claire, and Ian.
Norma (Shine) Brewster left a message on February 19, 2021:
Billie was my mom's dearest and most loyal friend. Billie once drove all the way to East Texas from Lafayette to then drive Eva to Tucson, Arizona where she was to stay and receive care for a terminal illness. No truer friend... Oh to hear again the laughter those two gals could get going... My love to Terri, Clair and Ian.
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Robert Kern left a message on February 19, 2021:
Billie and her husband, Darrell, were neighbors when I was growing up. She will be missed. Condolences to her family.
Katrina (Harshbarger) Hoogenboom left a message on February 19, 2021:
Terri and family - I'm so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. I never knew of her military background. What an amazing woman!
Deb Evans left a message on February 19, 2021:
I meet Bille when I dated Mike and she welcomed me with open arms Great Lady Please know the family is in my prayers.
Soller-Baker Funeral Homes, Inc. left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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