Melanie was born on 31 January 1990 and was a lifelong resident of Cobb County. She was taken from us way too soon. Melanie traveled to Savannah, GA for a short vacation, where she was tragically murdered by gang members, on Friday, 13 September 2019. Her remains lay hidden, until 19 March 2020. Her last words to her mother, through a text were, "I love you mommy, kiss my son for me". Melanie is survived by her son, Jose Miguel "Trey" Steele, her mother, Julia Johnson, her father Christopher Steele, stepmother, Mallory Steel, brothers, Anthony Johnson and Seth Creech, sister Emily Steele, Maternal grandparents, Richard and Judy Tinker, paternal grandparents, Ann and Rick Sullivan. Her...