Services for Charlie Clinton Stephenson, 67, Dickens, were at 2:30 P.M. August 14, 1991 in the Bible Church of the Nazarene in Dickens, Rev. Clifford Mayo officiated.

Burial was in Dickens Cemetery under direction of Campbell Funeral Home.

Mr. Stephenson died about 7:10 p.m. August 12 in the Crosbyton Clinic Hospital following a sudden illness. He was born May 18, 1923 in Dickens County and lived here most of his life. He was a farmer. He married Gracie Pearl Gage March 15, 1940 in Dickens. She died on March 16, 1981. He then married Ruth Alwson, November 7, 1982 in Alto, Texas.

Survivors include his wife, Ruth Stephenson, Dickens; three sons, Monroe Stephenson, Afton and James and Barney Stephenson, both of Alto; one step-son, Lee Francis, San Angelo; a daughter, Bonnie Hawkins, Shallowater; two step-daughters, Nancy Hammon of San Angelo and Becky Niendorff, Columbia, South Carolina; a brother, Jim Stephenson, Memphis and three sisters, Grace Fendley, Port Lavaca and Robena Watts and Lucille Stanley, both of Lubbock; 18 grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

The Texas Spur, August, 1991

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