Hazel F. Stephens, 83, of Winthrop Harbor, passed away Wednesday, September 2, 2020.
Hazel was born October 30, 1936 in Golden, MS to Frank and Ida Mink. She was a prior resident of Fulton, MS where she attended Mt. Vernon Baptist Church. Hazel worked as a cook at Silver Dollar Restaurant in Winthrop Harbor, IL.
Hazel is survived by her children, Timothy Stephens, of Fulton, MS and James “Ed” Stephens, of Winthrop Harbor, IL; grandchildren, Farah Stephens, Misty Stephens, Jimmy Stephens, Mike Jones and Brian Jones; 5 great-grandchildren; sister, Vernel Johnson, of Golden, MS; and many special nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bud Stephens in 2012; parents, Frank and Ida Mink; sisters, Onice White, of Mantanchie, MS, and Orice Daily, of Winthrop Harbor, IL; and brothers, Arlis Mink, of Golden, MS, George T. Mink, of Golden, MS, and Charles Mink, of Zion, IL.