Steven Ray Cole, 56, of Concord, peacefully passed away Monday, October 8, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family.
Steve was born June 2, 1962 in Charlotte to the late Frank and Hazel Cole. He was also preceded in death by beloved son, Justin M. Cole.
He loved fishing and watching football (#1 Panthers Fan). Steve enjoyed hunting with Justin. He spent every vacation at the beach. He was well-respected amongst his coworkers, because he treated everyone fair and spoke up for others. Most of all, Steve loved spending time with family. He will be dearly missed and forever loved.
Survivors include beloved wife of 37 years, Rebecca Cole; daughter, Christy Lancaster (Cory); grandsons, Caleb Green and Cole Lancaster; sisters, Cindy Cole (Mike McKinney) and Terrie Cole (Ray Kapitan); nieces, Kissha Heise (Sean) and Sheena Broome; and nephews, Travis Hunt, Dexter Henderson and Ben Brafford.
The memorial service to celebrate Steve's life will be held 3:00 pm, Sunday, October 14, 2018 at the Hartsell Funeral Home Chapel of Concord, officiated by Rev. Billy Willoughby. The family will receive friends from 1:30 pm - 2:45 pm, prior to the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial donation to KinderMourn, 1320 Harding Place, Charlotte, NC 28204; https://www.kindermourn.org/
Hartsell Funeral Home of Concord is serving the Cole family.
Online condolences may be made at www.hartsellfh.com