Funeral Services for Woodean Beth Stegall will be held at 10:00 AM, Friday, October 7, 2022, at Olla First Baptist Church, with Bro. Dennis Baker officiating. Interment will follow at the Olla Cemetery under the direction of Riser Funeral Home. Visitation will be Thursday, October 6, 2022, at Olla First Baptist Church from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM.
Woodean Beth Stegall was born in Sterling, CO on December 11, 1951, to the union of her parents, James Woodie Harris and Edith Rae Nixon Harris, and she passed from this life October 3, 2022, at Caldwell Memorial Hospital in Columbia, LA. Woodean loved many things in life such as playing cards, drinking her Dr. Peppers, cats, watching her soap operas on tv, watching the birds and hummingbirds and making sure the girls fed them. Woodean was a master at doing puzzles and her favorite color was red. Woodeans greatest joy of all was her family. She enjoyed family gatherings and will be extremely missed. Woodean also attended school for the deaf in Baton Rouge, where she met many life long friends. They called her "Ms. Sweet Woodean." She was loved by everyone who knew her.
Woodean was preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Diane Boyette; and three nieces: Holly Lofton, Shanna Jacobs, and Charlotte Jacobs. Those left to cherish her memory are her son, Toby Stegall (Jessica); her two daughters, Mary Beth Hinton (Chris), Shelley Harris (Bradley); the father of her children, Billy Stegall; brother, Buddy Powell; sister, Alice Seaward (Charles); grandchildren: Randi Finch (Eric), Brant Hinton (Rachel), Ty Hinton (Chelsea), Bryce Stegall, Kami Stegall, Jordan Howell, Mason Howell, Hunter Poole, and Hadley Poole; and eleven great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will include Eric Finch, Bryce Stegall, Jamey Seaward, Devin Seaward, Jordan Howell, and Mason Howell. Honorary Pallbearers are Brant Hinton, Ty Hinton, Ben Seaward, Shane Lasiter, John Little, and Cameron Clark.