Albert Stephens of Wayne

Albert Stephens, 68, of Wayne, WV, passed away Saturday, March 12, 2011 at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House in Huntington, WV. Funeral services were conducted at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel , Wayne, WV, by Pastor Otis Bowens. Burial followed at the Stephens Cemetery at Wayne. He was born November 2, 1942 at Wayne, a son of the late Henry Roseman “Ode” Stephens and Bessie Jackson Stephens Hale Buskirk. Albert was a retired drywall finisher and attended the East Lynn Church of God. His twin brother, Arthur Stephens, also preceded him in death. Survivors include his wife, Beulah Fay Bradshaw Stephens; four daughters, Tanya Napier and husband, Gary of Genoa, WV, Amy Fields and husband, Gordon, Jennifer Booton and husband, Chris, and Lisa Ramey and husband, James, III, all of Wayne; five grandchildren, Jesse and Aaron Napier, Dylan Fields, Todd and Rebecca Booton; four sisters, Jeneda Pauley of Wayne, WV, Elizabeth Pauley of Severeville, TN, Hazel Avery of Van Leer, KY, and Alva Hale of Columbus, OH; two brothers, Wayne Stephens and wife, Sharon of Wayne, WV, and Claude Allan Hale and wife, Gean of Hartford, WV; and several nieces, nephews and a host of friends.