Robert Nathan Stephens, age 94 of Snellville, GA died Thursday May 30, 2013. He was predeceased by his wife, Louise Murray Stephens in 1981, son Michael Allen Stephens in 1985 and wife Georgia Ray Stephens in 2012. He is survived by his daughter, Cheryl Ann Smith, his brother Emmett Stephens of Mt. Verde, FL; 6 grandchildren, 2 sister-in-laws, 1 brother-in-law, numerous nieces and nephews and a host of dear friends and neighbors. Mr. Stephens is a World War II Veteran having served in India and Tinian in the Pacific in 1945. He was employed by Sears Roebuck & Company and retired after over 30 years of service. He was a member and Deacon of Zion Baptist Church in Stone Mountain, GA. Funeral Services will be held Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 2:00 pm at Zion Baptist Church, Stone Mountain, GA with Rev. Lanny Myers officiating. Burial will be at Melwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Wages & Sons Stone Mountain Chapel. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Embracing Hospice, 2160 Fountain Drive, Snellville, GA 30078 or Zion Baptist Church, 5270 E. Ponce de Leon Avenue, Stone Mountain, GA 30087 Wages & Sons Stone Mountain Chapel

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  1. Uncle Nat faithly served his God, his Country and our family without complaint. From fish-frys to foot-washings he demonstrated leadership and strong charcter. For those of us who were watching, this Godly member of the Greatest Generation taught us all how to do justly, to love mercy, and walk humbly with God. He is with God now, but his legacy lives within all whose lives he touched.
    Thank you for demonstrating how we should live.

  2. I will always have fond and happy memories of Nathan and Georgia.
    Very sad during this time and praying God is comforting the family.

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