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OFFICIAL OBITUARY FOR

Lois (Simmons) Stephens

1939 - 2021

Whiteville

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Mrs. Lois Simmons Stephens 81, of Whiteville passed on Saturday, July 3, 2021 in New Hanover Regional Medical Center.  She was born September 29, 1939 in Columbus County, the daughter of the late Walter Simmons and Retha Lewis Simmons.

She was a member of Peace Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Edwin Stephens; a daughter, Phyllis McCormick (Perry) of Whiteville; grandchildren, Brandie Kalinowski (Paul) of Alexandria, VA and Brian McCormick (Maria) of Holly Springs; a great granddaughter, Natalie McCormick of Holly Springs,  three brothers, Wayne Simmons (Patsy) of Clarendon, Larry Dale Simmons (Mazie) of Clarendon and Ken Simmons (Carolyn) of Chadbourn; a sister, Gayle Simmons of Whiteville.

Her funeral service will be at 3:00 pm Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at Peacock Funeral Home Chapel by Rev. Chip Hannah and Rev. Steven Cox.  Burial will be in Peacock's Columbus Memorial Park.

Her family will receive friends 1:30 - 3:00 pm Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at Peacock Funeral Home.

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Sue Ellen/Martice, Monica, Melissa/Mike, Alle/Tony, Andrew/Miranda and our families

July 7, 2021 10:46 PM

Sending our prayers and wishing you peace to bring comfort and courage to face the days ahead. Hold the loving memories close to your hearts to fill the emptiness.
Love from Maria's family.
Sue Ellen/Martice, Monica, Melissa/Mike, Alle/Tony, Andrew/Miranda and our families


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Betsy McKee

July 8, 2021 4:20 PM
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Edwin and family, my prayers go out to you. I am so sorry for your loss.  Lois was always such a nice person.. I know she will be missed.

Greta Walker Albritton

July 7, 2021 6:57 PM

Mrs. Stephens was an angel and was loved by all! Much peace to you Phyllis because I know you have gone through a lot. My prayers are with you and the rest of the family. I will forever cherish her memory especially the last time I talked with her. 

Gary and Sandra Williamson Ward

July 7, 2021 6:42 PM

Sorry to hear that Ms Lois has pasted. She was a sweet. Lady.

Dorothy Gore

July 7, 2021 6:06 PM
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May God be with the family in comfort and love Lois was a wonderful lady She will be remembered

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