Volume 52, Number 5

twelve pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, January 29, 2015

Obituaries

Margaret Kathleen Williamson Stephenson
October 24, 1921 - January 20, 2015

BYRDSTOWN--Margaret Kathleen Williamson Stephenson, 93 of Pickett Co. Care and Rehab passed away Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015 at the Livingston Regional Hospital.
She was born October 24, 1921 in Ronda, WA. to the late Thomas and Bertha Petry Williamson. Mrs. Stephenson has lived the past three years in Pickett Co. She was a housewife, lab technician, secretary at Mullins Lumber Co., a Pastor's wife and a member of the Trinity Baptist Church in Harriman, TN.
Other than her parents she is preceded in death by daughter, Rose Francis Stephenson; five sisters, Marie Rippon, Lora Combs, Violet Kirk, Rosetta McCormick and Reba Sue Parks; son-in-law, Donnie Matheny.
Survivors include her husband Frank Stephenson; two daughters, Becky Matheny and Cathy Mullins and husband John all of Byrdstown; two sons, Paul Stephenson and wife Sharon of Kingston, TN. and Jim Stephenson and wife Debra of Greer, S.C.; one sister, Crystal Price of Deland, Fl; six grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
Funeral services were held Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 at First Baptist Church of Byrdstown with Bro. Jim Stephenson and Bro. Ivan Raley officiating and burial at Beaty Cemetery. Pallbearers were Wendel Flowers, Ron Beaty, Shawn McClain, Jay Stephenson, Russ Taylor, David Stephenson and Jeff Amonett. Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel. Online condolences may be made at www.brownfuneralchapel.com

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