Michael “Stephen” Faulkner II, 46, of Rising Star, formerly of Abilene, passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, July 5th at The Hamil Family Funeral Home with Rev. Stan Allcorn officiating. Burial will be in the Elmwood Memorial Park Cemetery. Services are under the direction of The Hamil Family Funeral Home, 6449 Buffalo Gap Road, Abilene.
Stephen was born in Abilene to Michael & Lynda Faulkner on April 10, 1971. He graduated from Cooper High School in 1989. He worked as a mechanic for Vernon & Fletcher until being disabled in 1994.
Stephen was preceded in death by his father Michael Stephen Faulkner, Sr.
He is survived by his mother; Lynda Faulkner of Rising Star. Grandmother; Mary Morgan of Rising Star. Uncles; Daniel Lee Morgan of Brownwood & David Frank Morgan of Rising Star. He is also survived by numerous cousins.
Memorials may be given to Rising Star Helping Hands C/O First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 489 Rising Star, 76471
The family first began in the funeral business in 1933. The Hamil's legacy, beginning with the Elliott's to John and Jo Ann Hamil and now continuing with Robert and Karla Hamil, is to serve families in their time of need.