Sept. 16, 2007
Inez Stelman of Chapel Hill, age 79, died Sept. 16, following an extended illness. A native of Bessemer, Ala., Stelman was the daughter of the late Lucy Butler. She was a homemaker and was preceded in death by her husband, Tenson Stelman who died in 1999. In addition to her husband, Stelman was preceded in death by two brothers, John Edward Butler and Floyd Butler.
She is survived by two daughters, Carolyn Crumley of Chapel Hill, and Lucy Davis of Lewisburg; four sons, John Stelman of Detroit, Mich., Bobby Stelman of Lewisburg, James Stelman of Lewisburg, and Marvin Stelman of Detroit, Mich.; 11 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted on Sept. 18 from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home.