Billy J. Stephenson, 56, passed away on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, at Community Hospital in Anderson after a sudden illness.
He was born on Oct. 8, 1961, in Anderson to Sherman and Ruth (Layton) Stephenson and lived in Anderson all of his lifetime. He worked at the Broadway Captain D's for 17 years, retiring in 2010. Billy was an avid Pacer's fan and Minnesota Vikings fan. He was an outdoorsman at heart and enjoyed fishing, camping, grilling and time with his family.
He is survived by his wife, Shari (Hart) Stephenson whom he married May 16, 2009; daughter, Autumn (Archie) Patterson of Anderson; grandchildren, Mollie, Aidan, Blake and Luke; brother, Bobby (Dolly) Stephenson of Anderson; sisters, Marilyn Ellsworth, Sandra (Bill) King, Brenda Wyatt and Ruthann McGuire, all of Anderson; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Jerry Stephenson, Marlin Stephenson, Phillip Stephenson and Dennis Stephenson; and a sister, Rhonda Brown.
Services honoring Billy's life and legacy will take place at 1 p.m. on Tuesday in the Owens-Noffze Funeral Home, 1009 West Walnut Street, Summitville. Pastor Nathan Lutterman will officiate. Interment will follow in Vinson Memorial Cemetery at Summitville. Friends may call at the funeral home after 11 a.m. on Tuesday prior to the services.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Owens-Noffze Funeral Home to assist the family with final expenses.
On-line condolences: owensmemorialservices.com
Published on November 25, 2017