Tommy Doyle Stephens age 68 of Alpena Arkansas passed away in his home August 12, 2019. He was born February 6, 1951 in Monterey, California, son of Dewey and Christine (Bailey) Stephens. On January 14, 1972 he was united in marriage with Euphama (Thomas) Stephens.
Tommy was well known as a skilled mason of brick and stone as well as a respected cattleman. He loved both water and mountain, having been raised near the Pacific Ocean in Monterey California and spending much of his life here in Eureka Springs Arkansas, and high up in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, Idaho, and New Mexico. Tommy loved the outdoors and spent much of his free time camping, hunting, and fishing with his friends and family.
Tommy’s legacy is his large and loving family. Tommy is survived by his wife Fama Stephens, his son Joshua and wife Veronica Stephens of Austin, Texas, his daughter Rebekah and husband Scott Wilson of Huntsville, Arkansas, his daughter Kristah Stephens of Harrison Arkansas, and his son Zach and wife Kyla Stephens of Austin, Texas. Tommy’s father Dewey Stephens resides here in Northwest Arkansas and his brothers Dennis and wife Connie Stephens and brother Mark and wife Mignon Stephens reside in California.
Tommy and Fama have ten grandchildren including Austin Stephens and Julius Wright, Gavin and Eden Wilson, Hailey, Riley, and Bradley Stephens, Noah Reece and Bonnie Clark, and McKinley Stephens.
Tommy is preceded in death by his son Jedidiah, his mother Christine, and his sister Aleeesa. Visitation will be held Thursday evening, August 15, 2019 at Smith Family Funeral Home in Green Forest Arkansas from 6:00-8:00 PM.
Celebration Of Life will be 11:00 AM Friday, August 16, 2019 at Smith Family Funeral Home in Green Forest with Pastor Mark Bryant officiating. There will be a small, private graveside ceremony after for immediate family only.
On line condolences may be made at www.smithfamilyfuneralhome.net.