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Aline Stephens, 86, Edmonton, KY (d. Dec. 9, 2013)

She was the daughter of the late Oren and Bertha Hayes Word. She was the widow of Freeman Stephens. She leaves 22 direct living descendants.

Aline Stephens age 86 of Edmonton, KY, died Monday December 9, 2013 at her home.

Funeral services will be 1pmCT, Friday, December 13, 2013, at the Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Missionary Mound Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, December 12, 2013, 4pm-8pmCT, at the funeral home.

She was the daughter of the late Oren and Bertha Hayes Word.

She is survived by the following:
  • Four sons: Nick and wife Pansy Stephens of Cave City, KY: Ricky and wife Judy Stephens of Edmonton, KY; Freddie and Fiancee Ginger Syra of Austin, KY; and Teddy and wife Jo Carol Stephens of Glasgow, KY

  • Two daughters: Nancy and husband Jeff Church of Hardyville, KY and Amy and husband, Joe Hall of Glasgow, KY

  • One brother: Neal Word of Edmonton, KY

  • Two sisters: Marine Caffee of Columbus, IN., and Lois McFarland of Glasgow, KY

  • Eleven grandchildren: Niki Stephens, Andrea and husband Courtney Douglas, Lindsey and husband Mark Bonta, Josh and wife Sarah Church, Julie Church, Matthew Stephens, Ryan Stephens, Bryan Stephens, Casey and husband Brian Moore, Kelsey and Reagan Kingrey

  • Five great grandchildren: Alec Harrison, Ty and Hayden Bonta, Gavian and Jacob Moore

  • Caregivers: Buffy Jessie and Donna Purvis
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Freeman Stephens, two brothers Charles and Leron Word two sisters Maxine Estes and Betty Gibson.

Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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