- February 25, 1940 - March 19, 2017
- Carrollton, Texas
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Laurel Land Funeral Home and Cemetery
Rachel Kirk Yeats Steel was a lifelong resident of Dallas, born February 25, 1940, and passed peacefully and unexpectedly on March 19, 2017. She was a loving wife to David Steel for over 12 years but has known him since grade school. She has retained special friendships to many Golden Girls from her youth and those she worked with at Head Start. She had an extended family with her church and those that met her loved her instantly. She is presided in death by her parents, Rufus and Virginia Kirk and her first husband, David Yeats. She leaves behind her daughters, Kellie and Shawna Yeats, her nephews Kevin and Jason Yeats, son-in-law John Steel, his wife Sarah and their children Matthew and McKennah of Virginia, daughter-in-law Allison Yoa, her husband Andy and their children, Alex and Austin of New Jersey, and goddaughter Randi Riffle of Alaska. Cremation provided by Laurel Land Funeral Home with memorial services held at Valley View Christian Church in Carrollton on April 22nd @ 10:00. In lieu of flowers please donate to local women shelters.