A celebration of life for Deacon Robert Edward Stephens will be held 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at Mount Olivet Baptist Church, Petersburg. The Dr. Wesley K. McLaughlin, pastor of Mount Olivet Baptist Church, will officiate. The interment will follow at Dinwiddie Memorial Park. The family may be contacted at 804-732-4839.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the staff of William N. Bland and Son Funeral Home, Petersburg; the Rev. William N. Bland Jr. and Mr. James I. Gay, funeral directors. For more information or to leave an online condolence, visit www.blandenterprisesinc.com