Allen L. Stephens

February 25, 1951January 14, 2013

Mr. Allen L. Stephens, age 61, passed away Monday at East Georgia Regional Medical Center. He was born in Statesboro and graduated from Statesboro High School in 1969. Allen worked for Great Dane Trailers and International Paper Meldrim Facility for many years before recently joining the staff of Stubbs Oil Company. He enjoyed spending time with his family and adored his grandchildren. Allen attended the Register Baptist Church and was preceded in death by his father Joseph Allen Stephens, Jr.

Survivors include his wife, Nancy Green Stephens; his children, Ja (Jayna) Stephens of Metter, Allison (Walt) Strickland and Ben Stephens, all of Statesboro; his mother, Geneva Stephens of Register; his sister, Diane S. Olliff of Statesboro; his brother, Randy F. Stephens of Grayson, Ga.; five grandchildren, Caitlin Sills, Caroline Sills, Sophie Strickland, Catherine Stephens, and Wade Strickland; his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Albert (Roberta) Green, Susan Crawford, Elwyn (Tommy) Godfrey, all of Marietta, and Mitch (Millie) Green of Savannah.

Visitation will be held Wednesday from 5:00 until 7:00 P.M. at Hodges-Moore Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be Thursday at 11:00 A.M. in the Chapel of Hodges-Moore Funeral Home.

Interment will be in Eastside Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Allen L. Stephens Trust Fund at Sea Island Bank.

Hodges-Moore Funeral Home of Statesboro is in charge of the arrangements.



  • Visitation Wednesday, January 16, 2013
  • Funeral Service Thursday, January 17, 2013


  • Interment

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Elissa (Willett) Reidenbaugh

January 27, 2013

Nancy, my deepest sympathy to you and your family.

Tonya A. Sanders

January 21, 2013

Nancy and family so sorry for your loss. I wish you comfort and peace in your time of sorrow.

Melissa & Spencer Brannen

January 18, 2013

Dear Nancy, so sorry for your lost.Praying for you and your family.May God bless and keep you and give you strength thru the days that follow..

Darell & Mary NeSmith

January 18, 2013

Nancy, please accept our condolences to you and your family at this time of sorrow. Allen was a good friend and co-worker and earned a lot of respect from those of us that were fortunate enough to have known him and work with him. We will all miss him. May God bless & comfort each of you is our prayer.

Lillie and Faye Lewis Groover

January 18, 2013

Ms Genevia and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you.God will take of you and give you peace.

January 18, 2013

Nancy and family, We are so sorry for the death of Allen. Just found out and sorry we couldn't be with you at this time. You will be in our prayers. Love Charlie & Veronica Hinely

January 17, 2013

Our deepest sympathy...The Barber Family - Keith, Patti, Caitlin and Meghan

January 17, 2013

Dear precious Nancy and family, what a shock to learn of Allen's death. My heart and prayers go out to you now and the days to come. "Do not be afraid nor be dismayed for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go." (Joshua 1:9) With my love and prayers, Karen Williams Morris

Jeff Kaiser

January 17, 2013

Ms. Nancy,
Praying for you guys. So sorry for Mr. Allen's loss. Love ya'll.

Jane Harkleroad

January 17, 2013

Dear Nancy and Stephens Family,
I am deeply sad for you all in the loss of this dear man. One cannot count the cost of such a loss although it is a very great one. Praying that God will sustain you through this dark valley. God bless.