Mary “Margaret” Stephens Romeis, a longtime resident of Orange, passed from this life and went home to her eternal reward September 11. She was 82.
Born October 25, 1933 in Cedartown, Ga, she was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend to all who knew her.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Floy Lucille Stephens; father, John Hugh Stephens; brother, Kenneth Stephens; son-in-law, Joseph Will and sister, Johnnie Slone.
She is survived by her loving and faithful husband of 67 years, Kenneth E. Romeis; sons, Terry E. Romeis and wife Tess Romeis, Kenneth W. Romeis and wife Susan Romeis, Steve Romeis and wife Lisa Romeis; daughters, Susan Romeis Will, Pamela Romeis Brown and husband Ben Brown; brother, Preston Stephens and wife Diane.
She also leaves behind grandchildren, Bridget Will Wilson and husband D.J., Kristen Romeis and husband Dan, Kyle Romeis, Heather Will Williams and husband Rob, Tess Romeis, Jason Cook, Alisha Cleveland, Dillion Cleveland, Austin Brown and Emily Brown; 13 great grand children, extended family and friends.
She now rejoices with those who preceded her in passing and will be greatly missed by all those she left behind for now. There will be no services scheduled at this time. The family will have a private celebration of life at a later date.
They also respectfully request that no flowers be sent and that anyone who may wish to show their respects in that way would make a donation, to Cancer Research, Alzheimer’s research or a charity of their choice, in her memory.