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Martha Slay Bourn

Graveside services for Martha Slay Bourn of Brookhaven are 3p.m., Friday, March 28, at Easthaven Cemetery.

Visitation is Friday from 1-2:30 p.m. at Brookhaven FuneralHome.

Mrs. Bourn, 92, died March 26, 2003, at her residence. She wasborn in Simpson County on Dec. 9, 1910, to Robert Dauz Stephens andAnnie Eugenia McAlpin Stephens.

She was a homemaker. She was a longtime member of First BaptistChurch.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husbands, J. W.Slay and Reggie C. Bourn; her brothers, Jesse Stephens, WillieStephens, Charlie Stephens, Lloyd Stephens Sr., Lawrence Stephens,Olyer Stephens, Homer Stephens, and Henry Stephens.

Survivors are her daughter and son-in-law, Ann and Dalmos Joyceof Brookhaven; her sisters-in-law, Vera Stephens and MinnieStephens, both of Magee; her special friend, Sarah Beeson; andthree grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and a host of niecesand nephews.