Francis “Frank” L. Stephens age 77 of Centre passed away Friday July 16th at Floyd Cherokee Medical Center.
Funeral services will be 2 PM Wednesday July 21st at Perry Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. George Cobb, Rev. Clayton Robertson and Dr. Jeff Davis officiating burial will follow in Hopewell Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12 until 2 PM Wednesday at the funeral home.
Survivors include wife, Marie Adet Helms Stephens of Centre; daughters, Mary (Steve) Davidson, Rebekah Stephens, Michelle (Marco) Ricondo and Laura (Milton) Glueck; sister, Nora Gold; granddaughter, Emily Davidson, special niece, Salina Webb (Marcus) Hemingway.
Mr. Stephens was a native of Mobile and the son of the late Hiram and Elanore Miller Stephens and a member of Union United Methodist Church.
Frank retired from the Army after 22 years of service & served in Vietnam. He loved his family, his Country, friends & most of all God. Frank never met a stranger; he loved people & was loved by many. He was of good character & was gifted with generosity. Frank was a great encourager. He showed such courage during the 3 years of serious illness. The family would like to thank the staff at Cherokee Community Dialysis & Clearview Cancer Institute for their care & kindness
The family will accept flowers or memorials may be made to St. Jude.
Perry Funeral Home Directing