Marie Stephens Flowers Marie Stephens Flowers, 87, died Thursday, March 23, 2006, in Sarasota. The graveside service will be at 2 p.m. EST Sunday at Tallahassee Memory Gardens. Family will receive friends from noon to 1 p.m. EST Sunday at Bevis Funeral Home of Tallahassee (850-385-2193). A native of Eufaula, Ala., she was a longtime resident of Tallahassee who had recently moved to Sarasota to be near her daughter. She retired as a bookkeeper at Williams Propane and was a member of Second United Methodist Church in Eufaula. She is survived by her daughter, Patricia F. Ball (and husband John) of Sarasota; a sister, Pauline Ellison of Calera, Ala.; two grandsons, Eric Ball of Jackson, Tenn., and Murray Ball of Jacksonville; and four great-grandchildren.
Published in Tallahassee Democrat on Mar. 25, 2006.