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Lonnie Silvester Stephens

January 22, 1962 ~ July 14, 2020 (age 58)

Obituary

Mr. Lonnie Silvester Stephens, of Marianna, Florida, transitioned to life eternal on July 14, 2020 in the Jackson Hospital of Marianna, Florida.  He was 58 years old and a native of Jacob City, Florida.  


Lonnie was born on January 22, 1962 in Jackson County, Florida to the late Mr. Grady and Mrs. Rosa Lee Stephens.  He received Christ at an early age and in 1974 joined St. Mary M.B.C. of Jacob City, Florida.  He attended Public Schools in Jackson County, Florida and works as a cook/chef at Olympia Spa of Dothan, Alabama.  He also worked as a cook at Washington County Hospital and the ARC Center of Chipley, Florida until his health began to fail him.  His loving memory will remain forever with all who knew and loved him.  He became a resident of Marianna Rehabilitation Center for four years until his brief battle with declining health was completed. 


He leaves to cherish his memories six children: Monica Stephens of Bristol, Florida,  Christopher Stephens of North Dakota, Nathan, Chris, Johnathan & David Young, all of Campbellton, Florida; four grandchildren: Syamone Sanders and Xavier Stephens, both of Bristol, Florida, Hayzen Stephens and, Shondayia Stephens, both of North Dakota; seven sisters: Kathrine Beechem (Clint) of Dothan, Alabama, Amie L. Stephens (Leroy), Katherine Stephens (Herman), Eldory Stephens (Malcolm), Jewelen Thomas (Darrel), all of Jacob City, Florida, Lenora Stephens (Tony) of Chipley, Florida, and Caroline Dawn Warren (Larry) of Detroit, Michigan; two brothers: Henry L. Spinks (Gwendolyn) of Tallahassee, Florida and James E. Stephens (Patricia) of Dothan, Alabama; aunt: Martha Lee Russell; uncle: Willie C. Baldwin;  along with a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.   

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Services

Public Viewing (Walk Through Only)
Friday
July 24, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cooper Funeral Home
1220 Church Ave
Chipley, FL 32428

Celebration of Life
Saturday
July 25, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Mary Cemetery
1935 Jacob Main Street
Jacob City, FL 32431

Committal
Saturday
July 25, 2020

11:45 AM
St. Mary Cemetery
1935 Jacob Main Street
Jacob City, FL 32431

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