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Garvey Stephens, 81, native of Russell Co., KY (1946-2018)

In his early life Garvey was a carpenter and plumber by trade. He enjoyed playing cards and horse racing. He was the son of Cornelius and Delphi Gosser Stephens, born in Russell County, KY.
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Garvey Stephens, age 81, passed away on Saturday July 28, 2018 at his residence in Cynthiana, KY.

Funeral services will be held at 9amCT/10amET Friday August 3, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel, 142 Ky Hwy 49, Liberty, KY with Rev. Dwight Coffman officiating. Burial will be in the Trace Fork Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-7pmCT/5-8pmET Thursday August 2nd, 2018 at the funeral home.

Garvey Stephens, 81, native of Russell Co., KY (1946-2018)

He was born in Russell County, KY on September 3, 1946 a son of the late Cornelius and Delphi Gosser Stephens. He died July 28, 2018.

In his early life Garvey was a carpenter and plumber by trade. He enjoyed playing cards and horse racing.

Survivors include
  • His Spouse - Freida Stephens

  • Two Sons - Rodger and (Faye) Stephens of Cynthiana, KY and Michael Stephens of Georgetown, KY

  • One Brother - Mervin Stephens of Harrison County

  • One Sister - Rosaleen and (Cordell) Luttrell of Casey County, KY

  • Three Half-Sisters - Angie Davis, DeVonda Luttrell and Judy Sharp

  • Two Grandsons - Chad and (Nancy) Stephens of Georgetown, KY and Shane and (Ashlee) Stephens of Richmond, KY

  • Three Great Grandchildren - Destani, Ryan and Rylee
Preceding him in death besides his parents were two Brothers - Edgar and Vertis Stephens; two Sisters - Norma Caruthers and Hylia Jean Sallee; three Half Brothers - Caroll, Jerry and Jackie Stephens; and one Half Sister - Jewell Stone.

Send condolences to the family of Garvey Stephens

Bartle Funeral Home, 142 Ky Hwy 49, Liberty, KY.

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