LLOYD WAYNE STEPHENSON, 87, Pinson, died Feb. 23, 2021, at the residence. He served in the U.S. Navy and U.S. Air Force. After retirement, he became an avid woodworker. He loved fishing and enjoyed traveling with his wife and their bird. Predeceasing him were parents Thomas C. and Telitha Stephenson, wife of 65 years Marie Tracy Stephenson, son Lloyd Wayne “Rusty” Stephenson Jr., brothers T.C. Stephenson and Floyd Stephenson, and sisters Sylvia Dade and Annette Stephenson.
Surviving are companion Oneta Rhea; son Tracy Stephenson; daughter-in-law Terri Stephenson; siblings Joyce Harris, Jennette Moore, Dr. Bobby Stephenson; brother-in-law Charles “Pete” Tracy; sisters-in law Sylvia Faust, Yvonne Lambert; a host of nieces and nephews; special caregivers Diana Sullivan, Diane Glover, Paul Reese.
Funeral service was held Feb. 25, at noon, at Blount County/Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed at Bethlehem Cemetery, Trafford.