Lawrence Calvin Stephens age 91 of Winfield, TN passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, November 22, 2013 with his brothers and family by his side after a short illness.
Born in Scott County, TN on September 21, 1922 he was the son of the late Cal and Erna Walker Stephens.
Lawrence was a member of Winfield Baptist Church and a United States Army Veteran of WW ll. He was retired from General Motors in Dayton, Ohio.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Sinda Elizabeth Ryan Stephens; sisters, Carol and an infant sister; brothers, Charles L. Stephens, Edward R. Stephens, and Grover E. Stephens.
He is survived by his wife, Geneva Stephens; brothers, John R. Stephens, Tom Stephens and wife Carol of Winfield, TN; sister-in-law, Billie Stephens of Oak Ridge, TN; several nieces and nephews. He is also survived by ten step-children.
Friends may visit with the Stephens family on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 from 6 until 9 p.m. in the chapel of Jones & Son Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be conducted on Wednesday, November 27 at 11 a.m. at the Winfield Baptist Church Bro. Phillip Kidd and Bro. David Smith officiating.
Interment will follow in the Perkins Cemetery in Winfield, TN. with full military honors conducted by the American Legion Post #136 of Oneida.
Jones & Son Funeral Home is serving the family of Lawrence Calvin Stephens.