Tommie Watts Steil

Published 11:15 am Monday, December 18, 2017

Memorial Services for Tommie Watts Steil, age  58, of Picayune, Mississippi, who passed away Sunday, December  17, 2017, will be held Wednesday, December  20, 2017, at 11:30 am at Resurrection Life Worship Center .

Visitation will be Wednesday, December  20, 2017 from 10:00 am until 11:00 am at Resurrection Life Worship Center .

Arrangements are under the direction of McDonald Funeral Home.

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Rev. Allen Hickman will officiate the service.

A native of Picayune, Mississippi, she was a seamstress and a member of Resurrection Life Worship Center. Her greatest joy was being Nana to her grandchildren. Tommie was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend, who will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her. She served her family, her church, and her community her entire life. Tommie impacted everyone she encountered by the way she lived her life.

She was preceded in death by her parents,Thomas Nathan Watts and Hazel Lambert Watts; and her nephew, Sam Watts.

Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Robert Quinn Steil; her sons, Joey (Annie) Steil and Evan (Lauren) Steil; her 5 grandchildren, Gracie, Finley, Levi, Graham, and Thomas Steil; her brother, Randy Watts; and her sisters, Loretta (Jerry) Philen, Wanda (Hershel) Wiggins, and Annette (James) Robertson; and her 6 nieces and nephews, Lore Bourgeois, Robin Daffern, Joshua Clark, Daniel Clark, Krystal Wright, and Coley Thompson.

Obituary, register book, and driving directions can be found on the internet page, at

In honor of Tommie’s wishes, her body has been donated to Science.