Arvesta Stephenson, formerly of Port Arthur and Beaumont, passed away Dec. 31, 2007. Survivors include her husband, Marion Stephenson of Orange; son, Frank Myers of Hattiesburg, MS; daughters, Mary Holland of Orange and Nancy Dickey of Houston; seven grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren and two brothers, Bill Gray of Port Arthur and Cary Gray of Hemphill.
A family memorial service is planned for Arvesta’s 92nd birthday. Family members are most grateful for her friends, J. B. and Betty Russell, Mildred Berlin of Beaumont, Meals on Wheels, Southeast Texas Hospice and LaDonna Marks at the Loving Care Assisted Living Home in Orange. A Mother’s Greatest Legacy And Treasure Is Her Family.