Guy L. Stebbins, 91, of Sebring, Fla., went to be with his Lord on March 29, 2013.
He was born April 9, 1921, to Clyde L. and Hat-tie (Prindle) Stebbins, in Jamestown, N.Y., and had been a resident of Sebring since 1986, coming from Sherman, N.Y.
He was a dairy farmer and a Pioneer Seed Com-pany sales representative. He was a member of Ed-wards Chapel United Methodist Church in Clymer, N.Y., where he was the oldest living member. He joined Edwards Chapel in 1935 at the age of 14 and remained a member for the next 78 years. A devoted Christian and church member, he had served as a deacon, a member of the United Methodist Men's Prayer Breakfast and enjoyed the music of the church, having sung in a quartet and in the choir. He attended Grace Church of Sebring and enjoyed attending the Senior Center on Sebring Parkway.
He is survived by his wife, Opal Hickman-Stebbins, whom he married on May 15, 2010; daughter, Joanna (Gordon) Dahlbeck, Lakewood, N.Y.; sister, Norma Hewes, Mayville, N.Y.; granddaughters: Sher-ry Mettlen and Rhonda Johnson; and great-grandchildren: Brandi and Bran-don. He was predeceased by his first wife of 66 years, Helen Wolf Stebbins; and sons: Bruce and John Stebbins.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home, Sebring, with Pastor Randy Smith officiating. The family will receive friends preceding the service, beginning at 10 a.m. Interment will be at Sherman Cemetery in Sherman, N.Y. A memorial service will be held in Sherman at a later date. Memorial donations may be made in his memory to Edwards Chapel United Methodist Church, 9227 Cherry Hill Road, Clymer, NY 14724; or Grace Church of Sebring, 3626 Thunderbird Road, Sebring, FL 33872; or Compassionate Care Hos-pice, 4139 Sun 'N Lake Blvd., Sebring, FL 33872. Arrangements are entrusted to the Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home. Sebring, Florida 33870. 863-385-0125. www.stephen-sonnelsonfh.com.