Earl Stephens, 84, of Barnesville, Ohio, died Monday January 30, 2012 at Emerald Point Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Barnesville, Ohio. He was born April 21, 1927 in Sewellsville, Ohio to the late Oscar and Golda (Sivard) Stephens.

Visitation will be held Wednesday February 1, 2012 from 5-8 p.m. at Campbell Plumly Milburn Funeral Home, 319 N. Chestnut St., Barnesville, Ohio, and Thursday 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. at the Sewellsville United  Methodist Church with his son-in-law Rev. Steve Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Sewellsville Cemetery. Memorial Contributions may be made to: Sewellsville United Methodist Church, c/o Sherry Temple, 35055 Main Street, Barnesville, Ohio.

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.