Rev. Jerry Raley officiated at the services. Burial followed in the Sivells Cemetery in Trigg County.
Mrs. Stephens died on Monday, March 26, 2007, at 10:10 a.m., at Trigg County Hospital of natural causes.
Mrs. Stephens was born on August 8, 1915, in Trigg County. She was the daughter of the late George Washington and Sallie Ethel Faughn Wood.
Mrs. Stephens was a homemaker and a charter member of Calvary Baptist Church in Trigg County.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Forest Stephens; four sons, James Headley Stephens, Herbert Hopson Stephens, Donnie Ray Stephens, and Bobby Wade Stephens; a grandson, Nelson Calhoun; five brothers, Marion Willard Wood, Robert “Bud” Wood, Clarence Wood, Albert Wood, and George Lacy Wood; and four sisters, Beulah Faughn, Agnes Holland, Mildred Boyd, and Jettie Tyler.
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Paulette and Thomas Calhoun of Cadiz; three grandchildren, Dietta Carr, Tracy Oakley, and Tammy Settles; and seven great-grandchildren, Stephen Carr, Casey Carr, Kayla Oakley, Kali Oakley, Micah Calhoun, Laken Calhoun, and John Settles.
Rev. Roy Marquess, Jr., vocalist, Joan Terrell, pianist, and the Calvary Baptist Church provided the music.
Serving as pallbearers were Jason Oakley, Mike Carr, Stephen Carr, Micah Calhoun, Scottie Tyler, and Thomas Calhoun.