March 22, 2022
COLUMBUS — Frances Barbara “Bobbie” Collins Stephens, 82, died March 21, 2022, at Trinity Assisted Living.
A private family memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial Gunter Peel Funeral Home and Crematory of Columbus is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Stephens was born May 8, 1939, in Waukegan, Illinois, to the late Alvin and Katherine Wojszwilo Collins. She was formerly employed as a manager for Dyncorp at the Columbus Air Force Base.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Victor Stephens; brother, Isaac Collins; and sister, Marie Tewell.
She is survived by her sons, Alvin Stephens of Hartsville, South Carolina and Allen Stephens of Columbus; daughter, Normia Stephens of Brooksville, Florida; brother, Fred Collins of Lompoc, California; sisters, Kathleen Strain of Waukegan, Illinois and Rosemary Parker of Las Vegas, Nevada; eight grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1380 Livingston Lane, Jackson, MS 39213.