George Clinton Stephens, Jr., 78, of Ferriday, passed from this life on Saturday, February 18, 2017, at his residence.
He was born September 16, 1938 in Bee Bayou, LA to the union of his parents, George Clinton Stephens, Sr. and Eula Lee Cannon Stephens.
Mr. Stephens worked for Halliburton as a cementer, and also served our country in the United States Navy.
Services were held at 10 a.m., Monday, Feb. 20, in the chapel of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home of Jena with Rev. Tommy Sanson officiating.
Interment followed in the Jena Cemetery, east of Jena, under direction of Hixson Brothers, Inc. of Jena.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Jessie LaCroix Stephens; brothers, Glynn Stephens, Robert Stephens, and Bernard Stephens; and sisters, Margeret Jeffery, Martha Greer, and Ruby Bee.