Lester Steven Boyte (Steve) 64, passed away Sunday,March 4, 2018 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst, NC.

Graveside Memorial Service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, Southern Pines, NC., with the Reverend Greg Newton officiating.

Steve was a native of Moore County and a graduate of Pinecrest High School. He worked in the automotive industry for many years. Later he operated a tool business for Cornwell Tools.  Steve enjoyed being outdoors, riding his motorcycle or hunting. He was a free sprint, who loved animals and enjoyed life. He was preceded in death by his mother: Ruby Spainhour Boyte.

Steve is survived by father: Charlie Boyte, Jr.; sister: Linda Boyte Brock; aunt: Betty Ingram, husband David and many cousins.

Memorials may be made to Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, P O Box 386, Southern Pines, NC 28387.

Powell Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the Boyte family.

Online condolences can be given at PinesFunerals.com.


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  1. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.-  It has been many years since I last saw Steve, but I will always remember his kindness.

  2. So sorry to hear about Steve. He was my roommate many, many years ago in- Raleigh. We had such fun and he was always there to help if needed and always fun to be around. Always makes me smile to remember his name. Blessings to the family and I pray for yo

  3. Dear CG and family,
    We are so sad to hear about your son,- 
    May your memories comfort you in the days ahead.
    Prayers and sympathy,
    Eddie and Vetres Livengood

  4. Please be encouraged:
    ‘For just as in Adam all are dying, so also in the Christ all will be made alive’
    (1 Corinthians 15:22)

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