Catherine J. Stephenson age 72, died Monday, September 21, 2020 in Jackson, TN
after a brief illness. She was born in Trenton, TN the daughter of Herbert and
Bonnie Farmer Copley. She loved to read, working crossword puzzles, and
cherished her family. She was Baptist in faith and was retired as an executive
secretary with State Farm Insurance.
She is survived by her husband, Dave Stephenson of Jackson, TN; one son,
Matthew Stephenson of Cordova, TN; and one grandson, David Boone Little. She
was preceded in death by her parents and one daughter Jill Little of Jackson, TN.
Catherine and Dave lost their daughter, Jill Elise Stephenson Little age 42, who
died Saturday, September 12, 2020 in Nashville, TN. Jill was free spirited, her
friends adored and loved her, and she loved her son, David Little. Jill was a
homemaker and was a Baptist in faith. She is survived by her father Dave and
brother Matthew, along with her son David.
Memorial Contributions can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital,
P.O. Box 1000-Dept.142, Memphis, TN 38148.
SERVICES: The family will be receiving friends on Friday, September 25, 2020
from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. with a Celebration of Life Memorial Service to
honor both Catherine and Jill at 11:00 A.M. in the chapel of Arrington Funeral
Directors with Rev. Chuck Maxwell officiating.
Social Distancing and Masks are to be observed for the funeral service.
Arrington Funeral Directors, 148 W. University Parkway, 731-668-1111