Services for Idell Vunia Steed Latimer, 71, were held on February 12 at Wilson-Bartley Funeral Home, Alba. Bro. Jimmy Jarrett officiated.
Interment followed in Dunbar Cemetery, Emory. Pallbearers were Chris Aguilar, Daniel Aguilar, John Hogan, Kasey Berna, Tyler Kearns and Bob Stephens.
Mrs. Latimer died on February 9, 2021, in Sulphur Springs. She was born on September 30, 1949, in Quitman, to Stanley Walter and Mildred Estell Love Steed. She lived all her life in Rains County. She was a minister and was a member of Pilgrim Rest #1 Baptist Church in Emory. She loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and her dogs, Bella and Patton. She worked for many years for Senior Suite Care & Rehab in Emory.
Mrs. Latimer is survived by her husband, Allen Latimer of Emory; son, Jimmy Brimer of Sulphur Springs; daughter, Teresa Aguilar and husband Greg of Emory; foster daughter, Ramona Griggs and husband Ricky of Michigan; sister, Martha Kirkpatrick of Emory; eight grandchildren, Amber, Chris, Ashley, Deanna, Daniel, Alyssa, Lexi and William; seven great-grandchildren, Brilee, Ireland, Chandler, John Jr., Peyton Jo, Lucas and Kate; and numerous other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and first husband, Joe Brimer.