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Thursday, June 10, 2021

Obituary - Carolyn A. (Cumpton) Stephens

Carolyn Anne Stephens of Harrisonville, Missouri was born March 18, 1944 in Kansas City, Missouri the daughter of Delbert Ivan and Margaret Edna (Huff) Cumpton. She departed this life on Sunday, January 31, 2021 at the Golden Years Care Services, Harrisonville at the age of 76 years, 10 months and 13 days.

On June 11, 1974, Carolyn was united in marriage to Albert Stephens in Miami, Oklahoma.

Carolyn was a dog breeder of Yorkies and Pekingese. She was a member of the Drexel Christian Church where she was a board member and the VBS director for many years. Carolyn enjoyed leading bible studies at the church, her home and at the nursing home. She was an avid Chiefs fan. Carolyn had lived in Drexel, Missouri before moving to Golden Years in 2015.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Stephens on May 3, 2012; two sisters, Marilyn Michael and Valla Cumpton.

Carolyn is survived by two daughters, Julie Osburn and husband Mike, Neodesha, Kansas and Chrystal Jones and husband Brett, Harrisonville, Missouri; 3 grandchildren, Brandi, Jordan and Jackson; 2 great-grandchildren, Brynlea and Breckin; other relatives and many friends.

Cremation. A Celebration of Life Gathering will be 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Friday, June 11, 2021 at the Dickey Funeral Home, Harrisonville.

Family suggests memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinson's Foundation.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Dickey Funeral Home, Harrisonville, Missouri.