WENDELL - Stephen Edward Dove, 48, died Monday, Feb. 14, 2011 at WakeMed. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 17, in the chapel of Bright Funeral Home, with Pastor Terry Hardison officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.

He was born in Franklin County, the son of the late Clarence Edward Dove and Mary Jo Oakley Dove.

Surviving: sister, Rhonda Pearsall of Wendell; and several extended family and friends.

Friends may visit with the family one hour prior to the service at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 S. White St., Wake Forest.