Funeral set for Kimberly Ann Stephens

Funeral services for Kimberly Ann Stephens will be held on Thursday, September 3, 2009 at 2PM in the Chapel of Hixson Funeral Home of DeRidder with the Rev. Ross Whitaker and the Rev. Ronnie LeLande officiating.  Burial will follow in the Beauregard Cemetery in DeRidder under direction of Hixson Funeral Home. Visitation will be Thursday from 9AM until time of service at the funeral home.

Kimberly Ann Stephen, 27, passed away in DeRidder and was a lifelong resident of Beauregard Parish.  She was a homemaker, loving mother, daughter and sister.

Kimberly leaves to cherish her memory, her three children, Tyler Vangansbeke of DeRidder, Elizabeth "Sookie" Buxton of DeRidder and Edward Stephens of Ocala, Fla., mother and stepfather Linda Roland and Terry Lee Bailey of DeRidder, brothers Bret Slaydon of GA.  Neil Holben of DeRidder, sister:  Glenna Holben of DeRidder, grandmother Loraine Slaydon, grandfathers Darrel Slaydon of DeRidder,and Austin Holben of Fla. Preceding her in death was her husband, Scott Stephens, son Bradley Stephens and father Glenn Holben. The family has requested in lieu of flowers, that donations be made to the family.