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Memorial Service

Rose & Graham Funeral Home Chapel, Four Oaks, NC
Thursday September 17th, 2020

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Leta Stephenson

Four Oaks, NC: Mrs. Leta Gray Barbour Stephenson, age 85, passed away on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at Harnett Woods Nursing and Rehab in Dunn.  A Memorial Service will be held 6:00PM-Thursday, September 17, 2020 at Rose & Graham Funeral Chapel in Four Oaks, NC. Rev. Jerrie Smith will officiate.                      Mrs. Stephenson was born on October 8, 1934 in Johnston County to the late Seth and Stella Roberts Barbour.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Stephenson, son-in-law, Mark Surles and her brother, Billy Barbour. Mrs. Stephenson was a retired cafeteria worker with Johnston County Schools and was a member of Barbourtown Church of God.               Surviving include her children, Yvonne Surles of Dunn and Dwain Stephenson of Four Oaks; one grandson, Sean Stephenson; sister, Trudy Benson of Four Oaks and sisters-in-law, Rosa Lee Barbour of Four Oaks and Grace Stephenson of Smithfield; several nieces and nephews.               The family will receive friends immediately following the memorial service on Thursday at Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Four Oaks.                  In accordance with NC-COVID-19 guidelines, the funeral home suggests practicing social distancing guidelines and the three W's: wait, wash, and wear a face covering.             In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorials to the Juvenile Diabetes Association, www.jdfr.org, or to St. Judes Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN, 38105.             The family appreciates your thoughts and prayers.             Arrangements by Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Four Oaks, NC. Condolences my be sent to the family at roseandgraham.com.

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I'm sorry for your loss. I would like to have went to the service however I had a doctor appointment. I love you all and will be praying for you.Love and PrayersTonya Benson

Tonya Benson Sep 17 2020 12:00 AM

Mrs. Leta Gray was a good woman. I am sorry for the families loss.

Richard Lassiter Sep 17 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Leta Stephenson

Betty Barbour Horne Sep 16 2020 12:00 AM

Thinking of you all and praying God will lift you up.Love you all,Linda Barbour Aneretsky

Linda Aneretsky Sep 15 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Leta Stephenson

Woody, Gail and Courtney Weeks Sep 14 2020 12:00 AM

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