Emma Jane Stephenson, the widow of the recently deceased Wayne Stephenson, has died at the age of 82, just 7 weeks after her husband of 62 years passed away. She slipped away Friday morning at her home in the Curtis Community.

She and her husband, both realtors, founded a real estate company in Jasper many years ago. She also served on several committees with the Jasper Area Board of Realtors through the years.

Emma Jane and Wayne Stephenson were active members of First Baptist Church in Jasper.

Public visitation will be Saturday, August 1st from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home in Jasper, and a private graveside service will be held at a later date.

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