Jean Cheek Stegin - SAVANNAH - Jean Cheek Stegin, 82, died Friday, March 22, 2013 at Azalealand Nursing Home. She was born in Griffin, Georgia, daughter of the late Matthew Guy Cheek and Margaret McQuaig Cheek. She grew up in Brunswick, Georgia and was a 1948 graduate of Glynn Academy and a 1951 graduate of Candler School of Nursing. She was a registered nurse working with Dr. James C. Metts, Jr. for many years. Mrs. Stegin was a former member of Hull Memorial Presbyterian Church and Eastern Heights Presbyterian Church. Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Spencer Stegin, son, Joseph Guy Stegin, sisters, Mary Rowe and Martha Pearson. Surviving are sons, William S. Stegin, Jr. and his wife, Angela of Savannah; John A. Stegin and his wife, Jenny of Atlanta, GA; daughter, Jane Marie Lawrence and her husband, Johnny of Calhoun Falls, SC; brother, Guy Cheek, Jr. and his wife, Shirley of Brunswick, GA grandchildren, William S. Stegin, III, Matthew Thomas Stegin, Melissa Smith, Pamela Stegin, Alyson Stegin, Jake Lawrence, Jenna Stegin, five great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Visitation: 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m., Sunday, March 24, 2013 at Fox and Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel, Graveside Funeral Service: 11:00 a.m., Monday, March 25, 2013 in the Greenwich section of Bonaventure Cemetery conducted by Reverend Kevin Drury. Honorary pallbearers will be Loy Allmond, Harry Haslam, Jr., William Stegin, III, Matthew Stegin and Jake Lawrence. Remembrances: Hospice Savannah, Inc., P.O. Box 13190, Savannah, GA 31416. Please sign our online guestbook at www.foxandweeks.com Savannah Morning News March 24, 2013 Please sign our Obituary Guest Book at savannahnow.com/obituaries.
Published in Savannah Morning News from Mar. 23 to Mar. 24, 2013