Opal Virgina (Stephens) Howard

August 29, 1944 ~ May 19, 2021 (age 76)


Opal Virginia Stephens Howard, 76 of Sandy Hook KY passed away May 19, 2021 at Norton Hospital at Louisville, KY.

 was born August 29, 1944 in Elliott County, the daughter of the late Woodrow Wilson and Velearie Mable Collier Stephens. She was a Christian and a homemaker. A wonderful mother and grandmother.

She is preceded in death by 5 infants: her brothers and sister:  Dora Turner, William Stephens, Denver Stephens, Dallas & Betty Stephens and Curtis Stephens

She is survived by her beloved children:  Timothy Howard of Morehead, KY; Pamela Howard of Sandy Hook, KY; Patricia & Jonathan Adkins of Sandy Hook, KY; Valerie & Scott Peyton of Sandy Hook, KY; Melvin & Kelly Howard of Sandy Hook, KY; Melissa & Robert DeHart of Morehead, KY; Chrystal & Reacle Ball of Sandy Hook, KY; and Nick Moore.

Fifteen grandchildren:  Andrea and Sarah Howard; Brian Keith and Johnny Eldridge; Theressia and Dalton Adkins; Shanndra Whitt; Kaden Buck; Alyssa Howard; Desirae and Haylie Moore; McKinlee Howard; Brooklyn Ball; Reid and Lilah Moore.

Great grandchildren:  Kaebri Caudill; Bryar Nickell; Gregory Adkins; Hallie and Hayden Eldridge. She is also survived by two brothers:  Ronnie & wife Kathy Stephens and Jimmy & wife Linda Stephens of Sandy Hook, KY. Opal also leaves behind extended family and friends who will sadly miss her.

Funeral will be conducted Monday, May 24, 2021 at 1:00PM at Lewis & Ferguson Funeral Home. Visitation, Friends may come after 6:00 PM till 9:00 PM Sunday at the funeral home. Covid 19 CDC restrictions applies

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May 23, 2021

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Lewis and Ferguson Funeral Home
603 N. KY 7
Sandy Hook, KY 41171

Funeral Service
May 24, 2021

1:00 PM
Lewis and Ferguson Funeral Home
603 N. KY 7
Sandy Hook, KY 41171

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