Stephen P. Hanson, 56, of Brunswick died Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016, at Hospice of the Golden Isles. Born in Pierce County, Stephen had been a resident of Brunswick for most of his life, and attended Brunswick High School. A painter by profession, he enjoyed his free time as a guitarist in several local bands, attending NASCAR races and going to the beach.

He is preceded in death by his father, Erlish P. Lewis; and his brother, Richard C. Hanson.

Survivors include his mother, Faye Hanson of Brunswick; daughters, Tiffany Ray and Abbigail Faith Taylor, both of Brunswick; a sister, Donna L. Hanson of Brunswick; a grandson, Colton Ray; several aunts and uncles; and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, at Brunswick Memorial Park Funeral Home, with visitation to be held one hour prior.

Brunswick Memorial Park Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.