Hubie G. Stephens, 71, joined his heavenly father on June 25, while in Freehold, NJ.
He was born Sept. 21, 1942 in Sparta, Ga. He was the son of the late Henry G. and Mary M. Stephens of Sparta, Ga. He is survived by his siblings Henry Stephens, Simpsonville, SC and Abigail Eaton, Old Bridge, NJ, his wife of 47 years, Sharon Stephens, sons Todd Stephens (Wendy) Phoenix, Az, Brian Stephens, Nashville; daughter, Cara Burgener (Bo) Olathe, Kan., four grandchildren, Natalie and Trevor Stephens; Avery and Ryder Burgener.
He graduated from the University of Georgia in 1966. He served 24 years in the military retiring as Lt. Commander from the US Public Health Service. He retired from the State of TN Air Quality Control after serving 20 + years. He loved to laugh, fish, garden, and sing in the choir. He volunteered for Habit for Humanity and various church activities. He was a life-long Christian and an active member of Victory Baptist Church in Mt. Juliet.
Visitation was Tuesday, July 1, at Victory Baptist Church. Memorial service will be conducted 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 2, at Victory Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Victory Baptist Church Building Fund, 1777 Tate Lane, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122.