Katie R. StephenApril 29, 1932 ~ September 10, 2017 (age 85)
STEPHEN, Katie R., age 85, of Trotwood, Ohio, born April 29, 1932 in Vicksburg, Mississippi, passed away Sunday, September 10, 2017. She was a member of Mt. Carmel M. B. Church. Preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Katsy James; five children and one sister. She leaves to cherish her memory her sons, Ronald and Stanley Thornton, Richard (Helena) and Allen III (Victoria) Stephen; daughter, Sylvia (Jesse) Moore; sisters, Bertha Jackson, Doris Ferguson; a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral service will be held 11 am Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Mt. Carmel M. B. Church, 5370 Dayton-Liberty Rd. Visitation 9 am until the time of service. Family will receive friends one hour prior to service. Arrangements entrusted to the House of Wheat Funeral Home, Inc., 2107 N. Gettysburg Ave.