Georgia A. Steed age 82, a lifelong Jay County resident, passed away Saturday morning at
IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie. She was born in Portland May 8, 1936 the daughter of Wilson and Elsie (Scholer) Evans. She retired in 1998 from St. Gobain Containers in Dunkirk after thirty five years. She was a member of GBBA Local 96 and attended Gray High School. She was most happy when she was cooking in her kitchen. She loved spending time with her family, gardening and playing cards.
Surviving are one son Jeffrey Steed (wife Sandy) of Portland, two daughters Kathy Crouch (husband John) of Dunkirk and Peggy Montarsi of Morristown, IN., two brothers Gary L. Evans (wife Eileen) of Saratoga and Earl W. Evans (wife Tambra) of Daleville, three sisters Rose M. Ullom (husband Fred) of Chesterfield, Faye I. Williamson (husband Darrel) of Portland and Kay E. Beck (husband Roger) of Ft. Myers, FL. 11 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren She was preceded in death by a son Stephen and brother Harold Evans.
Funeral services will be Saturday at 11:00 AM in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Pastor Darrell Borders presiding. Burial will follow in the Green Park Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 3:00 – 7:00 PM and Saturday from 10:00 – 11:00 AM. Memorials can be made to the Jay County Cancer Society.