Anthony Joseph “Joey” Stephens, age 57 of Wewahitchka Florida went to be with the Lord Tuesday, October 15, 2019. Joey was born June 27, 1962 to Raymond and Verl Stephens and lived his entire life in Wewahitchka where he was a heavy equipment mechanic. Joey enjoyed hunting, fishing and picking on his sisters and cousins. His favorite pastime was shopping and talking at the IGA. He never met a stranger.


Survivors include Lana Stephens, love of his life; daughters Paige Stephens (Bunk), Ashley Stephens, Kristin Stephens (Buster); Parents Raymond and Verl Stephens; sisters Cindy Stallings (Paul) and Angie Benavides (Larkin); grandkids Zoey Sapp, Madilyn Adkison, Hagen Hysmith and Allison Hysmith and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.


Memorial services were held Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 11 a.m. (CDT) at First Pentecostal Church in Wewahitchka FL with Pastor Mike Chumney officiating. Family will receive friends one hour prior to service. All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown, FL.