Steven Randall Stone, 61, of Durham passed away on Friday, January 21, 2022. He was born in Durham on September 17, 1960 to the late Woodson Lyon Stone and Ann Hockett Stone.
Mr. Stone proudly served in the U.S. Army for 9 years. After his Army career he joined the Durham County Sheriff’s Department, where he retired in 2012 as a Sergeant after 30 years of service. He enjoyed collecting guns and military memorabilia. Steve loved his family dearly and was a very honest, fair, and wonderful man.
Steve is survived by his wife, Tammy Wilkins Stone; son, Steven Randall Stone II of Durham; son, Christopher Wilkins and wife Kelly of Creedmoor; daughters, Heather Wilkins and Hanna Wilkins both of Hillsborough; half-brothers, Wayne Gentry of Ohio and Darryl Dickerson of Indiana; sister, Lisa Stone of Durham; half-sister, Renee Gentry of Ohio; grandchildren, Jacob, Noah, Damian and Abby Wilkins, and Ava Brown.
A visitation will be held Wednesday, January 26, 2022, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Hudson Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, January 27, 2022, at Bethel Christian Center. Officiating will be Reverend Larry Smith and Reverend Michael Britt.
Flowers are acceptable.