Meridian Star


December 21, 2013

Margie Morton Stephens

MERIDIAN —     MERIDIAN – Services for Margie Morton Stephens will be held Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, at 2 pm in the chapel of Stephens Funeral Home in Meridian. Burial will be at Meridian Memorial Park.  Bro. David Watson and Bro. Carl Stephens will officiate.

     Mrs. Stephens, 77, passed away Dec. 19, at Specialty Hospital in Meridian.

    Mrs. Stephens was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star for 45 years, a member of the United Methodist Women, and was the secretary for the Hamasa Shriners for 35 years.  She was a very loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother and devoted her life to her family and her Savior.  She loved life and people and saw the positive in others, always offering a kind word.

    She will be greatly missed by her husband of 56 years, Ed Stephens; her sons, Steve Stephens (Lynn) and Mark Stephens (Teresa); daughter, Beth Stephens Brown (Philip); grandchildren, Cory Stephens (Krissy), Ryan Stephens (Kathy), Colton Stephens, and Landon Stephens; great-grandchildren, Brayden Stephens and Emma Stephens.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, Winifred and Eula Mae Morton; her brothers, Sunny Morton and Albert Morton; her brother-in-law Jerome Stephens; and her in-laws, Burton and Tressie Stephens.

    Pallbearers will be Corky East, John Harwell, Clayton Cobler, Cory Stephens, Ryan Stephens and Philip Brown.

    Visitation will be 12:30 p.m. until 2 p.m. prior to the service.

Text Only
Biz Marquee
New Today

Do you think the city of Meridian gave residents adequate notice before beginning to drain Long Creek Reservoir?

     View Results
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide