Artie Rudine Stephenson, age 80 of Berrien County died Wednesday April 24, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family.
Memorial Services will be 2:00pm Saturday April 27, 2019 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witness (1911 Whiddon Mill Rd.) with Eddie Taylor presiding. The family will receive friends at funeral home from 6-9:00 pm on Friday
Rudine was born December 30, 1938 to the late Artie L. and Rilla Mae Walker Reese. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and loved to garden, draw and was an active witness for King Jehovah.
Survivors include her husband of 64 years, Dale Stephenson, children, Johnny (Martha) Stephenson, Gail Harris, Karen S.(Steve) Smith, Brian(Tracy) Stephenson, and Lisa(William)Manning, grandchildren, Shawn Stephenson, Trish S. Griffin, T.J. Stephenson, Michael Stephenson, Whitney S. Rowell, Brandon Harris, Kristy Lipsey, Kelly Lipsey-Dellagatto, and BreeAnna Stephenson, 22 great grandchildren and her beloved pet Lou Lou
In addition to her parents, Rudine was preceded in death by two children, Lisa Stephenson and David Stephenson, one sister, Allene McKuhen and one great grandchild, Kelsi Marie Wood.
Flower will be accepted or gift may be made to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witness