Alma Lou Stephenson, 89, passed away Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, at Lenoir Woods in Columbia, MO.

Born June 17, 1927, in Hannibal, to Alva and Virginia Leeper, she is survived by brother, John (Mary) Leeper of Colleyville, Texas. She was an incredible mother to Mark (Teresa) Stephenson of Columbia, Bradley of Deland, Fla.; and Janis (John Rourke) of Tucson, Ariz. She is also survived by five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews; cousins; and many dear friends.

She was preceded in death by husband, William H. Stephenson; and brothers, Robert and Jerome Leeper.

Alma Lou Stephenson, 89, passed away Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, at Lenoir Woods in Columbia, MO.

Born June 17, 1927, in Hannibal, to Alva and Virginia Leeper, she is survived by brother, John (Mary) Leeper of Colleyville, Texas. She was an incredible mother to Mark (Teresa) Stephenson of Columbia, Bradley of Deland, Fla.; and Janis (John Rourke) of Tucson, Ariz. She is also survived by five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews; cousins; and many dear friends.

She was preceded in death by husband, William H. Stephenson; and brothers, Robert and Jerome Leeper.