Richard A. "Midget" Stephens, 62, of Graysville, passed away Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020. He was of the Baptist faith. He served in the 101st Airbome Division of the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Emmitt and Catherine "Murr" Stephens.

He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Hendon Stephens of Graysville; daughter, Alise Stephens of Dayton; sons, Richard A. Stephens Jr. of Soddy-Daisy, Tenn., and Charlie O'Neal Stephens of Dayton; grandchildren, Jonathan Stephens, Iryona Brooks, Bryce Stephens and Charleigh Stephens; brother, Randall (Tonya) Stephens of Soddy-Daisy, Tenn.; several nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Graveside services will be held 1 p.m. CDT on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, at Hendon Cemetery with Bro. Lanny Tate officiating.

The family will receive friends Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, from 3 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon CDT.

Online condolences can be made at

Arrangements by Standefer-Reed Funeral Home, 50 May

Road, Dunlap, Tenn.