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Stephanie Janice Stephens Helm, Russell Co., KY (1932-2018)

She was a Christian and a member of the Parks Ridge Church of God. She was a caretaker for the elderly during her working career. She was a member of a respected Russell County, KY family, the daughter of the late Urias & Ora Stephens. She leaves nine direct living descendants. With her passing, four of the eight siblings born to Urias & Ora Stephens survive
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Stephanie Janice Helm, 86, of Russell Springs, died Sunday, April 15, 2018 at her home.

Funeral service for Janice Helm will be 11amCT, Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, with Bro. Billy Silverman officiating. Visitation will be after 9amCT, Wednesday, at the funeral home. Interment in the Bernard Cemetery in Russell County, KY.

Stephanie Janice Stephens Helm, Russell Co., KY (1932-2018)

She was born January 28, 1932 in Russell County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Urias & Ora Stephens. She died Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 86 years, two months, and 18 days.

Janice was a caretaker for the elderly. She was a member of Parks Ridge Church of God.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Geneva Shearer and Vircena Hadley; and a brother, Urias "Deedle" Stephens.

  • Her two daughters: Sonya Roy, and Stephanie Stephens both of Russell Springs, KY

  • Her three grandchildren: Timothy Roy, Tabitha Roy, and Joseph Payne

  • Her four great grandchildren

  • Her four brothers: Teddy (Betty) Stephens, Bobby Stephens, John Edward (Glenna) Stephens, and Dale Stephens, all of Russell Springs, KY
Send condolences to the family of Stephanie Janice Stephens Helm

The family would like to thank Hospice of Lake Cumberland, MDTU and Lifeline Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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