Olivia Stephens White

Published 6:00 am Tuesday, February 10, 2004

Services for Olivia Stephens White of Monticello are 2 p.m.,Wednesday, Feb. 11, at Wanilla Baptist Church with burial in thechurch cemetery.

Visitation is Tuesday from 4-8 p.m., at Wilson Funeral Home, andWednesday from 1:30-2 p.m., at the church.

Mrs. White, 93, died Feb. 9, 2004, at Lawrence County NursingCenter. She was born in Silver Creek on June 7, 1910, to GeorgeWashington Stephens and Susann Sills.

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She was a retired farmer and a homemaker. She was a chartermember of the Lawrence County Historical Society and a chartermember of the Lawrence County Rescue League. She was a member ofthe Wanilla Homemaker Club for over 50 years, and had been aWanilla resident since 1939. She was a quilt maker, and an activemember of Wanilla Baptist Church, serving in many ways.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband; a brother,Thomas O. Stephens; a sister, Emma Robbins; and her son-in-law,Toxie Barber.

Survivors are her daughter, Helen Barber of Monticello; hersister, Mary A. Key of Manitou Springs, Colo.; her brothers, IsomStephens of Layton, Utah, George D. Stephens of Dalton Gardens,Idaho, and Ellis M. Stephens of Ross, Calif.; her grandchildren,Scott Barber and wife Jeannie Tynes Barber of Loyd Star, and BlakeBarber of Brookhaven; three great-grandchildren; and threegreat-great-grandchildren.