Otto Leguin "Mickey" Stephens, 82 of Columbus, GA, died 13 August 2017 at Magnolia Manor Nursing Facility, Columbus, GA. He was born 20 April 1935 to Otto Stephens and Clara Rigdon Stephens in Meridian, MS. He was married to Helen Delores Brown of Meridian and they had two sons, Michael Keith Stephens and Otto Leguin "Leslie" Stephens III. He later married Sue Renee Edwards of Meridian. Mr. Stephens was a long-time businessman in Meridian and worked or managed several shoe stores beginning in the early 1960's until his retirement. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his many friends and family.
Mr. Stephens is survived by his sons, Michael K. Stephens of Monroe, LA, Otto L. "Leslie" Stephens of Columbus, GA and one step-daughter, Cathy Jane Sullivan of Alexander City, AL, a sister, Sina Marlee (Stephens) Raymond of Tumwater, WA, an uncle, Asberry Stephens Jr. of Copperas Cove, TX, two nephews and one niece, six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Mr. Stephens is preceded in death by his wife, Renee Sue Stephens, his parents Otto and Clara Stephens, a brother, William Daniel Stephens and a grandson, Jonathan Mark Stephens.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00, Saturday, August 19th at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. Reverend Keith Stephens will be officiating.
Published on August 15, 2017