Steve Cole

A private memorial service for Steve Cole, age 73, of Roanoke, AL, will be held at a later date.   

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 3:00-5:00 PM on Saturday, September 18, 2021.

Mr. Cole passed away on Saturday, September 11, 2021, at East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika.    

Survivors include his wife, Joyce Parmer Cole of Roanoke; daughter, Stephanie Shumpert (Jim) of Anchorage, AK; son, Pace Cole (Kandy) of Oneonta, AL; three grandchildren, Charles Oakley Shumpert, Madison Alea Cole, and Emma Grace Cole; and brother, Tyre Cole of Roanoke, AL;

Mr. Cole was born in Milltown, Alabama, on September 27, 1947, the son of Evan and Sally Kate Abercrombie Cole. He was a member of Community Life Church and was a contractor for Cole Construction.  Mr. Cole was preceded in death by his parents and brother, John Cole.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Community Life Church, PO BOX 381, Roanoke, AL 36274.

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