Stephen Robert (Steve) Courtner
Stephen Robert (Steve) Courtner, age 60, died Tuesday, May 13, 2014.
He was born March 7, 1954 in Johnson City, TN, the son of Robert Earl and Mildred Lipford Courtner. He was sales manager for Axalta Corporation. Steve was a devoted deacon and trustee of Englewood Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Carol Courtner of Jackson, TN; three sons, Matthew Courtner and his wife Elizabeth, Andrew Courtner and his wife Caitlin, Ryan Courtner and his fiancée, Lily Coursey; one daughter, Laura Courtner; his mother, Mildred Courtner; two grandchildren, Colton and Emma Kate Courtner; and one sister, Carolyn Wood.
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Earl Courtner.
The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be directed to Englewood Baptist Church Benevolent Fund, 2267 N. Highland Ave., Jackson, TN 38305.
Memorial services will be held Friday, May 16, 2014 at 11 a.m., at Englewood Baptist Church, with Dr. Philip Jett and Dr. Brent Lay officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday, May 15, 2014 from 4:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m., at Arrington Funeral Directors and Friday from 1 a.m. - 11 a.m. at Englewood.
Arrington Funeral Directors, 148 W. University Parkway, Jackson, TN 38305; (731) 668-1111. arringtonfuneralgroup.com
Arrington Funeral Directors
148 West University Parkway Jackson, TN 38305
Published in The Jackson Sun on May 15, 2014