John Robert Stephens
6/2/1942 - 12/31/2018
Stephens, passed away Monday, December 31, 2018.
Visitation will be 6
to 8 pm Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at Bellmead Funeral Home. Graveside
services will be 12:00 pm Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at Central Texas
State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen, Texas with Paul Briggs
John was born June
2, 1942 in Union, Mississippi to Frank and Delia (Gray) Stephens. He
served in the Army in communications serving in Vietnam and retired
after 20 years and 21 days of service. After retiring he worked in
maintenance at the Waco VA Hospital and Hillcrest Hospital for
John was preceded in
death by his parents; his wife, Rita Stephens on March 11, 2017; and
son-in-law, Douglas Green on December 15, 2018.
his children, Angela Green, Robert Stephens and Amanda Willich and
husband, Fred; his sister, Betty Fish and husband, Joe; his
grandchildren, Christopher Stephens and wife, Sunny, Jonathon Smart
and Morgan, Brooklyn Green, Maddison Willich, Dalton Willich, Kristie
Alexander, Jamie Willison and Andrew and Fred Willich Jr. and wife
Jennifer; 9 great-grandchildren; his niece, Linda South and several
other nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
The family would
like to thank Lake Shore Health Care Center and Interim Hospice for
their care and support. .
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online guest book at www.bellmeadfuneralhome.com