BICKNELL — Our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, sister, aunt, neighbor and friend, Lewellyn Stephenson Cook, 89, returned home to our Heavenly Father Jan. 5, 2020.
Lewellyn was born Nov. 5, 1930, in Bicknell, a daughter of Alburn Adonis and Clara Ellen Ellett Brown. She attended Duchesne High School where she graduated with the class of 1949. She married James Riley Stephenson Nov. 20, 1950, in the Salt Lake LDS temple. He passed away July 29, 2003. She then married Curtis Rudolph Cook April 18, 2007 in Las Vegas, Nevada. He passed away June 2, 2018.
Lewellyn was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints where she served as a secretary in the Relief Society, and a visiting teacher among many other callings. She enjoyed Sewing. She loved to shop and always dressed well. She took great pride in her yard, and enjoyed gardening. She enjoyed visiting her friends and neighbors, and could do so for hours. She enjoyed being pampered and indulged in a few chocolate snacks now and then. More important than all was her family who she loved with all her heart. She loved to spend time with the grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was an important part of her family and her community. She will be greatly missed.
Lewellyn is survived by her daughters, Janeen and Bob Matheny, Kingman, Arizona; Joni and Herb Schoepf, Salt Lake City; brother Valoy Brown, Provo; sisters, Beverly Brian, Loa; Adona Burnett, Hancock, Maryland; 14 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by both of her parents; both of her husbands; a son, James Riley Stephenson Jr.; and siblings, Maxine Omps, Cleon Brown, Deon Brown, Vanor Brown, Evelyn Bagley, Darlene Farnsworth and Diana Brown.
Funeral Services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, Jan, 10, in the Thurber LDS Warrd Chapel, 190 North 200 East, Bicknell, where friends may call for viewing from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., prior to services.
Interment will be in the Bicknell City Cemetery under the care of the Springer Turner Funeral Home of Richfield and Salina.
Online guestbook at springerturner.com.