Geneva Gloria Sue Stephens, 58, of Leachville died Friday, July 29, 2002, at her home. Born at Leachville, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Annie Howard and was a lifelong resident of the Leachville and Monette area. She was a homemaker and a member of the Monette Assembly of God Church.
She is survived by her husband, Billy Stephens of the home; three sons, Bobby Woods, Jesse Woods, Lewis Stephens, all of Leachville: five daughters, Mylinda Thompson, and Candice Stephens, both of Leachville, Rose Reed of Monette, April Stephens and Angel Stephens, both of England; five sisters, Shirley Bryant of Campbell, Christene Courtois of St. Louis, Linda Woods and Patsy Sowell, both of Jonesboro, and Marlene Chamberlain of Cardwell; 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Robert Woods, her son, Lewis Woods and her sister, Neva Jean Howard.
The funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Howard Funeral Chapel in Leachville with Rev. Junior Puckett officiating. Burial was in the Macey Cemetery.