Death Notice

Oct. 21, 1941 — Nov. 17, 2020

Nov. 17, 2020

Locust Grove resident

Mrs. Myrna Julene Stenson, 79, of Locust Grove, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020.

Mrs. Stenson was born on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 1941, to the late George Wiley Stratford and the late Naomi Sterling Stratford. Myrna graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree at Tifton College, a Master’s Degree at Georgia State College and a Specialist Degree at West Georgia College. Myrna worked for R.E.S.A. in Spalding County and was an educator for over 30 years. She was also a Worthy Matron of the Eastern Star Masonic Lodge and a devoted mother and grandmother.

She is survived by children and their spouses, Brenton Stenson and Kimbra, and Lorrie Stenson; grandchildren, Harrison Stenson, John Arnold, Troy Arnold, and Casey Lynn Arnold; siblings, Jane Stuart, and Joan Powell; several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Wesley Way United Methodist Church with Pastor Michelle Strall officiating. The church will be live streaming the service. Flowers will be accepted or the family requests donations be made to a charity of your choice.

Conner-Westbury Funeral Home, 1891 W. McIntosh Road, Griffin, is in charge of arrangements.

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