Bobby Kent Stephens

Born: Wed., Apr. 8, 1942
Died: Wed., Apr. 28, 2010

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Bobby Kent “Jo Boogie” Stephens, 68, of Greensboro, GA died Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at Athens Regional Medical Center surrounded by his loved ones. He was born April 8, 1942 in Walton County to the late James Roy Stephens and Hattie Mae Ingram Stephens. He grew up in Greene County and attended school at Penfield. His working career started at Atlanta Dairy where he drove for them for many years, then he worked for Wellington Puritan as a foreman and later drove for Hodges in Monroe for a number of years. He was a member of West End Baptist Church in Greensboro. Bobby enjoyed fishing and the companionship of his dogs. He is survived by three daughters, Bobby Jo Stephens Herrington and Robbie Beasley of Greensboro, GA, Sharon Patterson and Charles Poole of Woodville, GA and Connie Lucas and husband Perry of Woodville, GA; a son, Tony Kent Stephens of Greensboro, GA; a sister, Gail Branyan; two brothers, Thomas Franklin “Dee” Stephens of Greensboro, GA and Johnny Wayne Stephens of Greensboro, GA; ten grandchildren, Joshua Kent Stephens, Angela Marie Stephens, Ivy Webb, Jamie Webb, Clay Moon, Cody Patterson, Hailey Herrington, Dalton Herrington, Hunter Herrington and Harley Stephens; one great grandchild, Elizabeth Faith Stephens and many other relatives and friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Gary Roy Stephens. Memorial Services will be held at Woodville Baptist Church, 1191 Peachtree Avenue East, Woodville, GA on Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Wayne Usry and Rev. Farrett Boswell officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday night at McCommons Funeral Home. McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.

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Terry & Elaine Cantrell
   Posted Thu April 29, 2010
Our prayers and thoughts are with you during your time of loss.

Jan Hallman
   Posted Fri April 30, 2010
Sharon and Cody, We are so sorry to hear about Jo Boogie. I know he will be greatly missed. Our deepest sympathies are with you, Cody and your families at this time. David and Jan Hallman, Josh and Robert

   Posted Fri April 30, 2010
Connie, Sharon, Tony, Bobbie Jo, and families, We were so saddened to hear of your daddy's death..I know how hard this will be on each of you and I want you to know that we will be praying for you all. Boogie was a good person and he will be missed. If there is anything that we can do, please let us know. In deepest sympathy, Carlene ( Noggle),Dan, Amanda and family.

Teressa Gentry
   Posted Fri April 30, 2010
May God bless you with a flood of great memories at this time of loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Teressa (Tee) and Donald Gentry

Pam Vaughn
   Posted Mon May 03, 2010
I was so sorry to hear about your Daddy. Just know that Jesus is your source of strength during this time. I will be praying for all of you. God Bless you all.

Tammy Underwood
   Posted Mon May 03, 2010
So sorry to hear about your loss. Just found out on Monday morning. We will have you in our thoughts and prayers. With Sympathy, Tommy and Tammy Underwood

Vicki and Ray
   Posted Mon May 03, 2010
Connie, we are so Sorry to hear of your loss.Our hearts go out to you and your family. May those Precious Memories help ease your pain. Love you

Lynn Bryan Kitchens
   Posted Tue May 04, 2010
Sorry to hear about your dad. You are in my prayers.