Obit: George Stepney

Obit: George Stepney

June 21st, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Jr.George Lee Stepney Jr., 49, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, June 15, 2013, in a local hospital.He was a native of New York and was formerly employed by the New York Library.He was preceded in death by his father, George Stepney Sr. Survivors include his mother, Esther Stepney; brothers, Nathaniel (Michele) Stepney and Delma Leigh; sisters, Dana Stepney, Denise Gonzales Stepney, Nina Stepney, and Teleith Leigh; aunt, Thomastine Johnson; several nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and friends.The body will lie in state at 9 a.m. on Saturday with the funeral to follow at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with Nathaniel Stepney giving words of comfort.Burial: Highland Memorial Gardens.