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Avis Beasley Stephens 90, of Concord, FL. passed away on December 5, 2018.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Monday, December 10, 2018 at Faith Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Gary Kent officiating the service. Interment will follow at Concord Cemetery.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service beginning at 10:00 am Faith Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements (850-539-4300 or www.faithfuneralhome.com).
Mrs. Avis was born on April 22, 1928 in Wrightsville, GA. She was married on November 24, 1943 to James Frederick Stephens in Palmetto, FL. She was a devoted servant to Christ thru ministries as a ministers' wife, Women's Missions organizations, Habitat for Humanity and working with children. Churches Served in Florida; Brooksville, Richland, Bascom, LaBelle, Concordia and in Georgia; Moultrie, Baconton.
She was a homemaker until their children left home. Then began with bookkeeping, as administrative assistant with Florida State University until she retired. In 2013 she began working at Faith Funeral Home where she help many families with her kindness and compassion.
She is survived by her two children; Carolyn and Larry (Sue); five Grandchildren, six Great Grandchildren, eleven Great-Great Grandchildren
She is preceded in death by her daughter Linda, and her husband Rev. Fred Stephens.