Kent Stephenson, 79, passed away Thursday, December 22, 2022.
Funeral services will be held at 2 pm on Tuesday, December 27, 2022, in the Minton Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow in Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. In lieu of flowers his memory may be honored with a gift to Meals on Wheels of Borger, c/o Opportunity Center, PO Box 5032, Borger, Texas, 79008.
Kent was born June 6, 1943, in Borger, Texas to George Stephenson and Louise Line Stephenson. He married Vicki Maupin Stephenson on July 20, 1996, in Sanford. Kent worked as a police officer for 19 years before going to work for Phillips. He had a passion for guns, woodworking, photography, listening to music, and giving his kids a hard time all in the name of fun.
He is preceded in death by his father, George Stephenson; mother, Louise Line Ausbrooks; wife, Vicki Maupin Stephenson; grandson, Duncan Johnson; brother, Rick Wood; and daughter-in-law, Rhonda Stephenson.
Survivors include his children, Ray Stephenson of Borger, Jodye Koopman and husband Max of Melissa, Texas, Lisa Johnson and husband Kendall of Great Falls, Montana, Mark Maupin and wife Whitney Tyler of Amarillo, Richard Stephenson and wife Yvonne of Amarillo; grandchildren, Keirsey, AnneMarie, Jimmy, Grady, Kesli Cazarez and husband Daniel, Aly Moss and husband Brendon, Alex Stephenson; Keillan, Samantha, Ian; and a host of extended family.