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Roger L. Stephens

Roger L. Stephens, 80, of Greenup, IL, and with ties to Huntington, IN, died Monday, Sept. 20, 2021, at 10:27 a.m., at his residence.

Mr. Stephens was a truck driver for Overnight Transport in Phoenix, AZ, for over 25 years. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1959 to 1963. He was a member of the Greenup VFW and the American Legion.

He was born on Oct. 17, 1940, in Huntington, to Paul and Opal Kunce Stephens. He married Jackie Bell in 1977. She preceded him in death in 2011.

Survivors include two children, Scott (Anya) Stephens, of Avon, and Cheryl (Mike) Devall, of Greenup, IL; six of his wife’s children; a sister, Sue Boggs; five grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

Services will take place at a later date. Arrangements are being handled by The Barkley Funeral Chapel in Greenup, IL.

Memorials may be made to either the Sarah Bush Cancer Center or Cumberland County Veterans Association.

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