Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


November 16, 2013

Arthur R. Stephens

LaGRANGE — Arthur R. Stephens, 78, of LaGrange, passed away Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013.

Arthur was a member of Buckner Baptist Church. He was a retired Navy chief and a retired maintenance forman for BMI Inc.

Preceding him in death were his parents, Thomas and Anna Marshall Stephens; and brothers and sisters Clyde Stephens, James Stephens, Nunia Meyers and Patty Kinkade.

Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Mildred Becker Stephens; children Sharon Hechinger (David), Stacy Brancato (David), Steve Stephens (Stacey) and Tom Stephens (Katie); brothers and sisters Lester Stephens, Dorothy Adkins, Ruth Boggs and Johnny Stephens; grandchildren Holly Horn, Hope Golden, Josh Stephens, Wiley Stephens, Emily Stephens, Molly Stephens and Julie Stephens; and great-grandchildren McKenzie Golden, Evan Horn and Avery Stephens.

The funeral will be at 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, at Buckner Baptist Church, with burial in Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

Friends may call after 4 p.m. Monday at the church.

Heady-Radcliffe Funeral Home in LaGrange is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences may be sent to heady-radcliffefuneralhome.com.

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