Geneva Myrtis (Steele) Huff

Born: Mon., Jun. 23, 1924
Died: Sat., Apr. 5, 2014


Visitation

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM, Tue., Apr. 08, 2014
Location: Callaway Funeral Home


Graveside Service

2:00 PM Tue., Apr. 08, 2014
Location: Bairds Baptist Church Cemetery


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Geneva Myrtis Steele Huff

Geneva Myrtis Steele Huff, age 89, of the Bairdstown Community, died Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Greene Point Health Care and Rehabilitation in Union Point, GA.  Born in Bairdstown on June 23, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Coile Hampton Steele, Sr. and Florence Burkhalter Steele.  She attended school in Bairdstown and then in Woodville.  She married Joel Davis Huff and they lived in Gainesville for twenty-five years, where she helped her husband who was a poultry farmer.  They later lived in Florida and then moved back to Bairdstown.  Geneva was a wonderful mother, grandmother and homemaker who enjoyed fishing, gardening and growing flowers.  Geneva was a member of Bairds Baptist Church in Bairdstown.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Joel Davis Huff on August 23, 2009; and siblings, Louise Rhyne, Leroy Steele, Pope Steele and Robert Steele.  She is survived by a son, George David Huff of the Bairdstown Community; a sister, Shirley Steele of Union Point, GA, two brothers, Coile H. Steele, Jr. of Hobe Sound, FL and Joel Steele of the Bairdstown Community; three grandchildren, Kimberly Huff of Charleston, SC, Angela Mohr of Wisconsin and Alan Huff of the Bairdstown Community; one great grandchild, Michael Mohr; a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Graveside Services will be held on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at Bairds Baptist Church Cemetery with Pastor Glenn Guest officiating.  The family will receive friends from 12:30 p.m. until time for the service on Tuesday at Callaway Funeral Home. Callaway Funeral Home, 208 N. Rhodes Street., Union Point, GA, (706) 486-4138, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.

 

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Everette Duvall
   Posted Sun April 06, 2014
our prays are wit you

THOMAS C EDWARDS
   Posted Sun April 06, 2014
WE ARE SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS MRS GENEVA WAS A SWEET LADY AND WILL BE MISSED GREATLY- WITH ALL OUR LOVE CHRIS AND ASHLEY EDWARDS

Emmett and Shirley Caldwell
   Posted Mon April 07, 2014
Huff Family and Ms. Shirley:

Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you during this time and in the days and weeks to come.

Cassandra Witherow
   Posted Tue April 08, 2014
I was very bless to have the opportunity to get to know Mrs. Huff, she will truly be miss by me and the friends she made at Greene Point.

Tabitha Johnson
   Posted Wed April 09, 2014
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Our thoughts are with my family out in Georgia during this difficult time. Aunt Jean was a wonderful lady and will be greatly missed.

Tabitha, Stephen, Madison & Emma Johnson (Justin, TX)

Paula Rhodes Swint
   Posted Thu April 10, 2014
Ms. Shirley, We want you to know we are thinking of you and your family during this time of loss and sorrow. Paula, Wilma, and Kelly

Wanda McCannon
   Posted Fri April 11, 2014
I am so sorry to hear about Mrs. Geneva. She was such a nice lady and I pray that God will give each of you comfort!