Kernersville – Stephen “Steve” William Elliott, 73, passed away on Wednesday, November 16, 2022, at his home. He was born on March 30, 1949, in Forsyth County to the late Howard William and Dorothy Robertson Watkins Elliott. Steve earned his master’s degree in education. He worked as a teacher at West Montgomery Middle School and Albemarle High School as a teacher and guidance counselor. Steve genuinely enjoyed sports, coaching tennis at both schools he worked at and especially road racing. Annual trips to Daytona for those races are what he looked forward to the most. He also had a passion for traveling. Steve will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
In addition to parents, Steve was preceded in death by a brother, Douglas Wayne Elliott; and a nephew, Douglas Elliott.
Left to cherish his memory are his two sisters, Susan Elliott, and Vicki Hoyle (Michael); two nieces, Sarah K. Hoyle, and Rene Elliott; one nephew, Jonathan M. Hoyle (Amanda); two great nieces, Reagan Poole, and Ava Hoyle; and two great nephews, Christopher Elliott, and Henry Hoyle.
A visitation will be held 4:00-5:00 PM, Saturday, December 3, 2022, at Hayworth-Miller Kernersville Chapel. At the request of the family, Steve would want things to be casual, so come casual. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in his honor to the Humane Society of Forsyth at https://forsythhumane.org/.