Barbara  Stephens

Barbara Stephens

Mrs. Barbara Maddox Stephens, age 95, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, September 15, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband Avery Stephens, Buford, GA; parents, Jones and Annie Mae Higgins Maddox; sisters, Ollie Mae Maddox Bailey, Lois Russell Cole; brothers, Vollie Maddox, Guy Maddox, Byrd Maddox, and Hoyt Maddox. She is survived by her nieces, Freda Ann Breedlove, Sugar Hill, GA, Hazel Bailey Chesser, Buford, GA, and Vera Mae Bailey, Buford, GA.; nephews, J. W. and Nell Bailey, Buford, GA, Larry and Doris Bailey, Cleveland, GA, Ray and Lucy Maddox, Norcross, GA, and other nieces and nephews; special great-nephew, Cole Breedlove, Sugar Hill, GA; numerous great-nieces, great-nephews, and cousins. Mrs. Stephens was a native of Buford, GA. She was born on August 16, 1916 and a member of Sugar Hill Baptist Church. She was retired from Lumite Chicopee in Buford, GA. A graveside service will be Monday, September 19, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at the Sugar Hill Cemetery in Sugar Hill, GA with Rev. Charles Pirkle and Rev. Kenneth Parker officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, September 18, 2011 from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com .