April 24, 1966 – November 12, 2013
Ronnie V. Stephens, 47 of El Dorado, died Tuesday, November 12, 2013. Ronnie was born April 24, 1966 in Magnolia to the late Claude and Joyce (Brown) Stephens. He is also preceded in death by a brother, George Lewis.
Ronnie was an active member of New London Baptist Church. He enjoyed model cars and fishing. He loved his wife and daughter “very, very much,” as he was fond of saying. He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Christie “Candy” (Wooten) Stephens; daughter Sylvia Stephens; brothers John Henry Lewis and Randy Stephens; sisters BaTonya King, Lavonda Riddle, and Sonya Stephens; mother-in-law Cathy Weathersby; father-in-law Roger Wooten and wife Jean; brother-in-law Jeff Wooten and wife Tiffany; and sister-in-law Vickie Morris and husband Aaron.
Visitation will be 6-8:00 pm, Thursday, November 14 at New London Baptist Church in Strong. Funeral service will be at 10:00 am Friday, November 15, 2013 at the church, with Rev. Brandon Phillips and Rev. Paul Purifoy officiating. Burial will follow at Green Grove Cemetery.