Richard Lee Stephens, 75 of Dresden, died Friday, June 18, 2021, at the V.A. Medical Center in Nashville. Mr. Stephens was born August 21, 1945, in Hazel Park, MI, to the late Clint Patterson and Betty Jean (Bell) Stephens. He is survived by his former wife, Lani Stephens and their children; son Clint Stephens of Jackson, TN & daughters Jaime Stephens of Bartlett, IL and Tiffany (Stephens) Wright of Oswego, IL; sister Diane Stephens-Victor of Las Vegas, NV; 2 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Mr. Stephens was a United States Army Vietnam Veteran.
Visitation will be Saturday, June 26, 2021, at Bowlin Funeral Home from 11:30 am until 12:30 pm. Graveside services will be held Saturday, June 26, 2021, at 1 pm at Jolley Springs Cemetery with burial to follow.