Joyce June Stephenson

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Joyce June (Scott) Stephenson, 71, of Wildwood, Ark., entered into eternal peace Tuesday night, July 16, 2013, at her home in Rector, Ark., surrounded by her loving family.

June was born on December 15, 1941, a daughter of the late Bill and Carolina Scott. She was passionate, fun-loving, liked to dance and when she walked in a room, she lit it up. June loved going to church and talking about the Lord with her brothers and sisters. She had an artful eye, loved driving, singing, and enjoyed an occasional game of chance. Her true love in life was spending time with her family.

June is preceded in death by her parents, Bill and Carolina (Householder) Scott; her late husbands William John Adrian and Richard Miller; a son, Earnest Lee Miller; a siste,r Anna Mae Adams and her brothers Bill and Frank Scott.

June leaves her loving memories to be cherished by her husband of 19 years, John Stephenson; along with daughters, Rose Ann (Jim) Drake and Juanita Kay (Jim) Nowicki; son Dale (Linda) Miller; grandchildren Clint Escoffin, Paul and Kaelin LaRiviere and Skyler, Katelyn and Carson Miller; great-grandson, Dakota Escoffin, brothers and sisters, Bob (Wilma) Scott, Rose (Lloyd) Champion, Bettie (Bob) Lipps, John (Brenda) Scott, Sally (Bill) Troy, Judy Williamson and numerous nieces and nephews.

Viewing will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, July 19, 2013 at Mitchell Funeral Home in Rector, Ark. A funeral service celebrating her life will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at at Mitchell Funeral Home followed by burial in the Woodland Heights Cemetery.

Online guestbook: www.mitchellfuneralhomes.com