– David, 83, died July 25 in Stayton. He was born in Pryor,
OK, living in Madras and Roseburg until moving to Stayton in
1990. David married Betty Cornett on Rancho Cordova, CA in
1984. He worked as the Jones Apartment manager for 20 years.
David was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy in
Aumsville. He enjoyed playing harmonica, singing karaoke,
walking around the neighborhood socializing with his friends
and watching western movies.
is survived by his wife: Betty of Stayton; children: Tamara
Nielson of Salem, Kim Scott of Seattle, WA, Debbie of Red
Bluff, CA, David Stephens Jr. of Motopolis, WY, and Vickie of
Phoenix, AZ; brother-in-law: Orville Allen of Albany; and 2
grandsons. He was preceded in death by son, Timothy Stephens,
one brother and one sister.
services will be held, per his wishes. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.