Funeral Services for Mrs. Hazel Stephens, Wednesday, February 13, 2008, 11:00 AM, New Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 795 Maynard Street, Macon, Georgia 31217, Pastor Richard Gammage, Officiating

PALLBEARERS

Deacon Chavis Adams Mr. John Davis Mr. Dan Fischer

Deacon George Walker Mr. James Watson
Mr. Jessie Williams

For the joy ofLord is your strength.
Nehemiah 8:10
I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.
Philippians 4:13
Acknowledgement
The family wishes to express their thanks and appreciation for all acts ofkindness shown during this time ofbereavement.
We thank you for your prayers ofcomfort. Special thanks to Dr. Iris Chambliss, the Coliseum Hospital
and the beautiful staffof Ever Care Hospice.
The Stephens Family

Funeral Services
for
Mrs. Hazel Stephens

Arrangements entrusted to: Jones Brothers Mortuary
3035 Millerfield Road Macon, Georgia 31217 Our Service A Sacred Trust

Wednesday, February 13, 2008 I 1:00AM
New Pleasant Grove Missionary Bapti~t Churc~ 795 Maynard Street
Macon, Georgia 31217
Pastor Richard Gammage Officiating

The Obituary
Mrs. Hazel Stephens, affectionately known as the "Cake Lady", a native of Soperton, Truetlen County, Georgia, was born to the parentage of the late Clinton and Melissa Brown Smith. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Clarence W. Stephens; her brothers, Theotis, Harvey, and Robert; and her sisters, Ella Mae and Annie Lois. Mrs. Stephens departed this life on Thursday, February 7, 2008.
Mrs. Stephens was a former employee of F. W. Woolworth retiring after twenty years of service. She was also employed for over thirteen years as a Food Service Teacher with the State of Georgia at the Youth Development Center. She was a devoted member of New Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church for over sixty-years.
She leaves to cherish her memories: a devoted son, Wallace 0. Stephens (Alexis); a devoted daughter, Kay B. Stephens; sisters, Adel Gillis, Ruthie Ashley, Rune// Smith, Sarah Smith all of Soperton, Georgia, and Cleo Matchen of Connecticut; two grandchildren, Dr. Torrance T. Stephens of Palmetto, Georgia and Jill S. Conners (Jesse) of Castaic, California; two greatgrandchildren, Thabiti and Chianti Stephens; devoted niece, Shirley Smith; goddaughter, Carolyn S. Killen (William); godbrother, Cue E. Walker and a host ofnieces, nephews, relatives, andfriends.

Order ofService
Musical Prelude . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dea. Marvin Bryant Minister of Music
Processional

Last Glance

Selection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . NPG Choir
Scriptures Old Testament .......... .... .... Bishop Cor12elius Demps New Testament . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Pastor O~car Wisdom

Prayer. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dea. George Henry

Solo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Rev. JJ7ayne Evans
"Think ofHis Goodness to You"

Remarks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sis. Bessie Orrington

"Please limit 3 minutes"

""'As A Friend"

Mr. Dan Fischer

"As A Neighbor"

Sis. Aridie Redding

"As A Church Member

& Caregiver"

Silent Reading ofObituary

Solo ............ .. ........................ Mrs. Christi Reid
"Order My Steps "

Eulogy . ............................ Pastor Richard Gammage

Recessional

Interment Middle Georgia Memory Gardens
3225 Joycliff Road Macon, Georgia
Repast shall be held at the Church Fellowship Hal/following all servi ~s.

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