James Earl Stephens
April 3, 1950 – March 7, 2019
James Earl Stephens, age 68, of Erwin passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 7, 2019.
He was born April 3, 1950 in Robeson County, North Carolina the son of the late Lloyd Stephens and Christine Sanderson Little. Also preceding him in death are his beloved wife of 45 years, Linda Horton Stephens and sister, Doris Stephens.
James enjoyed working on cars, loved to spend time fishing or in the company of his grandchildren. He worked for Waste Management as a Mechanic for the trucks until his retirement. James was a member of Porter’s Chapel Church.
Left to cherish his memory are his two daughters, Jennifer Serafino of Benson, NC and Christie Cappara of Wade, NC; four grandchildren, Christopher Serafino, Anthony Cappara, Victoria Stephens and Stephanie Stephens; two sisters, Vickie Hall (Bill) and Sarah Baxley; and numerous other loving family and friends.
The family would like to thank Thelma and Bobby Hair for their friendship and wonderful care of James.
The family will receive friends from 4 PM until 6 PM Sunday, March 10, 2019 at Cromartie Miller Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held 2:00 PM Monday, March 11, 2019 at Cumberland Memorial Gardens 4509 Raeford Road, Fayetteville, NC 28304.
Cromartie Miller Funeral Home is assisting the family.
- Visitation Sunday, March 10, 2019
- Graveside Service Monday, March 11, 2019