Bobbie Jean Stone

Monday, July 6, 2015

Bobbie Jean Stone of Sebring, Fla., formerly of Green Forest, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 in Sebring at the age of 82 years.

She was born Mar. 23, 1933 in Green Forest to Chalmer and Clara Lee (McNeil) Stone. She attended school and graduated salutatorian of her class in 1951. She attended Biola Bible College in Los Angeles, Calif. where she graduated in 1955.

She gave her heart to the Lord at a very early age and served him faithfully in various christian organizations including Mid-America Mission in Green Forest, Calvary Bible College in Kansas City, Mo. and Grace College of the Bible in Omaha, Neb. In 1986 she joined the staff of the Sudan Interior Mission in Charlotte, N.C. where she worked in various departments until her retirement in 1998. She then moved to the SIM Retirement Village in Sebring where she still served the Lord until moving on to her home in heaven.

She is survived by a sister, Linda Stone; brother, Keith Stone; nephew, Brandon and wife Kim and great-nephews Ryne and Ethan Stone, all of Green Forest; other relatives and a host of friends.

Memorial service and burial were both Thursday, July 2, 2015 in Sebring