Ralph Stephens(1935 - 2013)

Ralph "Tom" Stephens
Elberfeld, IN
Ralph "Tom" Stephens, 78 of Elberfeld, Indiana, passed away at 12:05 am, Thursday, November 7, 2013.
Tom was born June 24, 1935 in Evansville the son of James and Mary (Spillman) Stephens. He graduated from Evansville College and was a veteran of the United States Navy. Tom was a member of Zion United Church of Christ. He retired from Alcoa in 2000 after 23 years of service in the maintenance department.
He is survived by a daughter, Fawnia Stephens of Van Buren, AR; a son, Jack Stephens (Susan) of Elberfeld, IN; brothers,Glenn Coleman (Judy) of Owensboro, KY and Greg Stephens (Jennifer) of Boonville, IN; and grandchildren, Bryce, Jacqueline and Shane Stephens and Anthony Hurtz. He was preceded in death by his parents, his beloved wife of 46 years, A. Jean Stephens in 2003, brother, James Coleman and sister, Dorothy Wilson.
Funeral Services will be held at 10 am, Monday, November 11, 2013 at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel - 5330 Washington Avenue, Evansville with Reverend Bill Carlisle officiating. Burial will be in Zion Cemetery, Elberfeld, IN.
Friends may call from 3 pm until 7 pm, Sunday, November 10, 2013 at Boone Funeral Home - East Chapel and again on Monday from 9 am until time of service at 10 am
Memorial Contributions may be made to North Friendship General Baptist Church, 2244 West State Road 68, Lynnville, IN 47619.
Condolences may be made to the family online at boonefuneralhome.net

Funeral Home

Boone Funeral Home - Evansville
5330 Washington Avenue  Evansville, IN 47715
(812) 473-5300

Published in Courier Press on Nov. 9, 2013