He was born Jan. 31, 1914 in Wolfe City, Texas to Carroll and Mary (Barnes) Stephens. He married Evelyn Atherton. He was a photographer and a member of the First United Methodist Church in Altus.
He is survived by two sons, Loyd Stephens of Oklahoma and Richard Woodson of Amarillo; two daughters, Janice Blair of Borger, Texas and Irene Ackerson of Oklahoma; 6 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Masonic graveside service was to be at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 26. Burial was to be at Mt. Carmel in Wolfe City, Texas.