William Harold "W.H." Stephens, age 94, of Winder passed away Monday, February 25, 2013.
W.H. was a retired CW4 Warrant Officer for the United States Army
National Guard and served for 33 years. He was a WWII
veteran of the Army Aircorp. and was a member of Cedar Creek Baptist Church where he was a deacon for 34 years. He was a member of the Adult Bible Class. His wife, Blonderer Hulsey Stephens, preceded him in death, along with his parents, William Hugh and Beulah Skinner Stephens and many brothers and sisters, Gertrude Wright, Dessie Mae Bailey, Iva Lee England, Clara Bell Kinney, Edward Stephens, Talmadge Stephens, Mitchell Stephens, and Jarrold Stephens.
He is survived by: his daughter, Patricia (David) Beckman of Winder; sister, Lunelle Adcock of Monroe; grandson, William Spencer (Shelly) Beckman of Auburn; granddaughter, Christina (Gregory) Guldensupp of Winder; five great grandchildren; and one great great grandchild.
A visitation will be held from 6 – 9 p.m. on Friday, March 1 at Smith Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 2 in the chapel of Smith Funeral Home with Pastor Shuford Jones and Reverend Huey Brock officiating. The interment will follow the service at Barrow Memorial Gardens.
Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.