Steven Lee Meade, 57, of North Wilkesboro passed away Friday, Aug. 16, 2019, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem. Mr. Meade was born June 13, 1962, in Hamlin, W.Va., to James Merle and Ella Victoria Bare Meade.

He was preceded in death by his father and a brother, Haskel Cleek.

Surviving are his wife, Theda Wyatt Meade; a daughter, Ashley Meade of Mattoon, Ill.; his sons, Stevie Meade and Dustin Meade of Mattoon, Ill.; his mother, Ella Victoria Bare of North Wilkesboro; a stepdaughter, Lisa Anderson of Millers Creek; a stepson, Frankie Reavis of North Wilkesboro; his grandchildren, Jason Brown and Cheyenne Brown; his brothers, Mark Meade of Paris, Tenn., and Brian Meade of Roaring River; and his sisters, Delta Miller of Millers Creek and Mary Alice Urick of North Wilkesboro.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, at Miller Funeral Chapel, with the Rev. Randy Johnson and the Rev. Rev. Wiley Boggs officiating. Burial followed in Scott Blevins Cemetery in Lansing. The family received friends at Miller Funeral Service from 1 until 2 p.m. Saturday, prior to the service.

Pallbearers were Mark Meade, Brian Meade, Stevie Meade, Kevin Phillips, Travis Miller, Cory Miller, Jason Brown and Dustin Meade.

Flowers will be accepted.

Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at

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