1945 - 2020|
Raymond Dale Stephens, 74, of Proctorville, Ohio passed away Wednesday March 4, 2020 in the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House of Huntington, WV. He was born September 7, 1945 son of the late Rev. Clyde R. Stephens and Emmagene Stephens. He is survived by his wife Jeanne Rosalee Faulkner Stephens whom he married on October 7, 1977. He graduated from Fairland High School and was a Vietnam War Veteran, and a member of the American Legion. He was a member of Lucinda United Baptist Church and also attended The Finley Methodist Church in Proctorville, Ohio. He retired in 2017 from Inland Mutual Insurance Company in the maintenance department. His passion was always to help others and loved to attend car shows. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a nephew Brian Simpson. Along with his wife, he is survived by a sister Joyce Swann of Proctorville, Ohio; one sister-in-law Mary K. Faulkner of Ironton, Ohio; one brother-in-law Charlie Faulkner of South Point, Ohio; four nieces Sabrina Simpson of Proctorville, Ohio, Angie (Mike) Sword of White Hall, Ohio, Kelli (John) Chapman of Chesapeake, Ohio and Rebecca (Nathan) Hampton of Ashland, KY; one nephew Jonathan Faulkner of Nashville, TN; four grandnieces Emily, Catey, Jamie and Amanda Simpson; three grand nephews Jonathan Simpson, Nathaniel Mayfield and Chase Mayfield; and a host of other family and friends. The family would like to thank the ones that helped us and other that kept us in their thoughts and prayers. Also, thanks to the VA Medical Center, HIMG, St. Mary’s Medical Center, and The Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House. Funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, March 7, 2020 at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio with Pastor Shirley Ball and Timothy Hayes officiating. Burial will follow in The Garden of Peace in Rome Cemetery, Proctorville, Ohio. Military graveside rites will be conducted by American Legion Post 16. Visitation will be held 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 7, 2020 at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, Huntington, WV. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ehallfuneralhome.com.