Debbie Lynn Stephens, age 58, entered into eternal life on Tuesday, November 1, 2016, at her home in Pine Knot, Kentucky, with her family by her side.
She was born in Scott County, Tennessee, on August 24, 1958, the daughter of Earnest and Irene (Strunk) Crabtree. Her father precedes her in death. Surviving family includes her mother, Irene Crabtree of Pine Knot, her husband James L. Stephens whom she married August 25, 1976, their daughter, Jamie Lynn Wagers (husband Shawn) of Manchester, Kentucky, and children: Mahala Renea Stephens, Amber Kathleen Stephens, John Mark Stephens, Lucas Isaiah Stephens, and James Michael Stephens, two grandchildren: Katelynn Grace Wagers and Gabriel Thomas Willard Wagers, two brothers: Gary Crabtree (wife Peggy Jane) of Winfield, Tennessee and Terry Wade Crabtree (wife Mary Rose) of Strunk, Kentucky, and two sisters: Helen Bowlin of Huntsville, Tennessee, and Wendy Duncan (husband Rob) of Stearns.
Debbie had worked as a clerk for the cable service and later owned and managed Stephens Mini Mart and Deli in Pine Knot. She was a member of the Revelo Church of God. She was a devoted mother and was dedicated to raising her family of whom she was most pleased
Funeral services were held Saturday, November 5, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Pine Knot Funeral Home with Bro. Les Gilreath and Bro. Harvey Logan officiating. Burial was at Pine Knot Cemetery.
Pine Knot Funeral Home is assisting the family of Debbie Stephens with funeral arrangements.