Mr. Jimmie Lee Stephens made his transition from this life peacefully on Monday February 19, 2018. He was born on December 31, 1928 in Perry, Florida to the late Mamie Stephens Coleman. He was a lifelong resident of Valdosta, Georgia and a founding member of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church. He was employed at Moody Air Force Base and retired in 1985 after 36 years of service.
He leaves to mourn his passing his loving and devoted wife of 60 years, LaRue Gaskin Stephens, children, grandchildren, his sister, Anne. Nieces, nephews, and a host of other relatives and cherished friends.
The Stephens Family will receive friends Friday from 6 P.M. to 8 P.M. at the Harrington Funeral Home Chapel.
Homegoing Celebration will be held Saturday at 1:00 P.M. at the New Hope Missionary Baptist Church. Reverend Aaron N. Hopkins is Pastor and will officiate. Entombment will follow in the Riverview Memorial Gardens. Harrington Funeral Home Inc
Published on February 22, 2018