Arlon Stephenson passed away quietly on June 14, 2018 with his daughter Sunni Stephenson Michael by his side. He was the son of Charlie and Velma Stephenson and was raised in Troup.
Arlon married Bobirose Stanley on December 14, 1946. They were married for sixty years until her death on October 8, 2006.
As an employee of the Petrolite Corporation for over 40 years, they lived in Kilgore until 2001. At that time they moved to Ovilla, Texas, to be near their son, Kevin Paul Stephenson, and his family.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Bobi Stephenson, and son Kelly Bob Stephenson.
Mr. Stephenson is also survived by his sister, Helen Davis, and niece Linda Gay Davis who reside in Kilgore.
Special appreciation and thanks is extended to David Michael and Arlon’s sisters-in-law, Nan Gluntz and Patti Johnson, for the support they provided during Arlon’s and Bobi’s life.
A private family service will held at a later date.
Friends of Arlon Stephenson are wished to reflect upon his life and treasure the memories created.