Regretfully We Share the Following Notification of Bereavement:

Transitioning of Mrs. Florence J. Warren Secretary of the Episcopal Committee for the 2004, 2008, 2012, and 2016 Quadrennials, Director of Lay Activities of the Connectional Lay Organization<

It is with sadness that the family of Mrs. Florence J. Warren, a lifelong member of the St Stephen AME Church, Wilmington, NC announce her passing.  Sister Warren  transitioned Sister on Monday, September 12, 2022.

Sister Florence loved God, her family, Church family and the Connectional A.M.E. Church.  Sister Warren served as the secretary of the Episcopal Committee for the 2004, 2008, 2012, and 2016 Quadrennials, Director of Lay Activities of the Connectional Lay Organization. She was elected numerous times as a delegate to the General Conference.

On the District level, Sister Warren served as 2nd Vice President of the SED Lay Organization, Director of Lay Activities for the SED, on the Conference level she served as President of North Carolina Conference Lay Organization and the past President of her local Church Lay Organization for many years. At the time of her passing she was currently serving as the 1st Vice President of the SED Lay Organization.

Arrangements are as follows:

Public Viewing & Visitation
Friday, September 23, 2022
10:00 a.m. until time of Service

Celebration of Life Service
12 Noon
St Stephen AME Church
501 Red Cross Street
Wilmington, NC
910-762-9829
Reverend Thomas O. Nixon, Pastor
Bishop Frank Madison Reid III, Eulogist
Presiding Prelate 11th Episcopal District AME Church

The service will be streamed live on the St Stephen AME Church FB page:
https://www.facebook.com/StStephenAME

Interment
Greenlawn Memorial Park
Wilmington, NC

Please Email ALL Resolutions and Tributes to:ststephenamewilm@aol.com

Condolence cards can be mailed to:
Mr. Richard Warren
204 S. 16th Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Donations:
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made in honor of Sister Warren to the YPD and or the Lay Organization of St. Stephen, mailed to:

St. Stephen AME Church
501 Red Cross Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Arrangements entrusted to:
Adkins – Drain Funeral Service
515 South 8th Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
910-763-7117
910-763-7133 Fax
Adkinsdrain@att.net

Hotel Accommodations: 
Holiday Inn
5032 Market Street
910-392-1101

Room Rates:
$178.48 per night
Some rooms have been blocked off (St Stephen AME Church)

Respectfully Submitted,
Reverend Thomas O. Nixon, Senior Pastor
Sister Harriet B. Crummy, Administrative Assistant

The Rt. Rev. James L. Davis, Servant Bishop, Second Episcopal District
Mother Arelis B. Davis, Episcopal Supervisor