Margaret R. Stephens
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Margaret R. Stephens
  • August 11, 1930 - October 16, 2017
  • Evant, Texas

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Margaret R. Callan Stephens
Margaret R. Stephens, went to be with Lord on October 16, 2017. Her final days were spent surrounded by family and friends at her home in Evant, Texas.
She was born on August 11, 1930 to Raymond and Maude (Hill) Callan. She married Curtis R. Stephens on August 28, 1946. They had two sons Jerry and Danny. In 1955, the family moved to the Mansfield area, and they began their careers, Curtis as a truck driver and Margaret with TI. She was active in her Christian walk as a member of Rehoboth Baptist Church. Her faith was strong and she frequently prayed for family and friends. In addition to being a housewife, and mother, she enjoyed a long career at TI in Dallas; she retired in 1986. In 1989, roughly 35 years after leaving Evant, she returned to the farm where she spent the remainder of her life.
Margaret was preceded by her husband Curtis R Stephens, her parents Raymond and Maude Callan, brothers; Jimmy Callan and R.G. Callan and her sister Billie Jo Sims.
Margaret is survived by sister Ann Sellers of Gatesville, her sons Jerry Stephens and wife Marilyn of Garland, TX and Danny Stephens and wife Lydia of Bryan, TX. Six grandchildren; Clay Stephens, Jill Jones, Matt Motley, Brett Stephens, Collin Stephens, and Rachel Anderson, five great grandchildren; Curtis Stephens, Claire Stephens, Corbyn Jones, Madeline Motley and Michaela Motley, and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.