He was a big fan of the Tennessee Volunteer football team and loved country music. He was a very special son, brother and uncle.
He was preceded in death by his father, Luther Lee Stone; sister, Linda Marlene Stone Sanford; niece, Sheena Nicole Stone; his grandparents; and numerous uncles, aunts and cousins.
He is survived by his mother, Reba Jean Higdon Stone of Benton; siblings: John Lee Stone of Florida, Sheree Stone of Benton, Bobby (Tina) Stone of Benton, Mary (Larry) Adams of Tennga, Ga., Susan (Gary) Dale of Delano and Tammy (Wayne) Jones of Old Fort; several nephews, nieces and cousins; and the very special caretakers of Life Bridges of Cleveland, including the nurses, staff, clients and many friends.
The funeral will be at held at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home in Benton with the Rev. David Qualls officiating.
Interment will follow in Old Salem Baptist Church Cemetery in Delano with a white dove release ceremony concluding the service.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
The family would like to give a special appreciation to Life Bridges for caring for our Lord’s special people.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Stone family guest book at www.higginsfuneral.com.