Iva Juanita Stephens, 86, passed away at home on February 3, 2012 after a long illness. She moved to Callahan after her beloved husband of 47 years, Charlie, passed away.
She is survived by her only child, Penny Rau, and her husband, Bobby Rau; three grandchildren, Jimmy (Denise) Hall, Scott Hall and Christopher (Wanda) Rau; six great-grandchildren, Micha, Anne, Chloe, Aubriel, Nick and Micaela; two sisters, Edith Townsend and Velma McRae; two brothers, Alec Campbell and Edward Campbell; many nieces and nephews; good friends; and a wonderful church family at Faith Baptist Church in Jacksonville where she attended faithfully as long as she was able. All loved her and will miss her, but are assured she is now with the Lord.
Beggs Funeral Home, Madison, will arrange the funeral and burial. Services will be at Hickory Grove Methodist Church on February 11, 2012 at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at the family cemetery, Campbell-Harmony Cemetery.
Memorials in her name may be directed to Northeast Florida Community Hospice.