Deborah Lynn Burgess Stephens

  • Born: June 10, 1960
  • Died: December 18, 2021
  • Location: Easley, South Carolina

Robinson Funeral Home & Crematory - Powdersville Road

1425 Powdersville Road
Easley, SC 29642
Tel. (864) 442-1800

Tribute & Message From The Family

Deborah Lynn Burgess Stephens, 61, wife of the late Gary Allen Stephens, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, December 18, 2021.

Born in Greenville, SC, she was a daughter of Furman Odell Burgess and the late Frances Victoria Goodlett Burgess. She loved jewelry and spending time with her nieces and nephews. Deborah retired as an underwriter for Marsh & McLennan after many years of service and she was a faithful member of Rock Springs Baptist Church in Easley.

Surviving are brothers, Eddie Burgess of Greenville and Steve Burgess; sister-in-law, Karen T. Puckett; nieces, Jade Chappell, Toree Powers, and Chanler Burgess; nephews, Chase Burgess and Colby Burgess; great nieces, Hayden Chappell, Payce Chappell, and M.J. Powers; and great nephews, Zane Burgess and Cash Powers.

In addition to her husband and mother, she was predeceased by a brother-in-law, James Mark Puckett; and a sister-in-law, Sally Lynn Stephens.

Memorial services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, January 6, 2022 at the Chapel of Robinson Funeral Home - Powdersville Road, with Reverend Dr. David Gallamore officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rock Springs Baptist Church, 201 Rock Springs Road, Easley, SC 29642.

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Condolence & Memory Journal

My thoughts & Prayers go out to the family . I pray for strength & Comfort .

Posted by Becca Matar - Easley Sc - Friend   June 20, 2022

My condolences to friends and family of Ms Deborah and her untimely passing. I Was just Facebook friends for many years and I truly believe she was an Angel 2nd class and Heaven needed more 1st class up there as the bell rang.

Posted by Steven Riddle - Greenville, SC - Friend   January 24, 2022

My Thoughts and Prayers go our to the family . I Pray for Strenght and comfort durning this time.

Posted by Lynne Ferguson - Easley, SC - Acquaintance   January 06, 2022

My Friend I know you are with Jesus! May God bless you in Heaven! Your FB Friend Rick Dermond 724-234-0329

Posted by Richard Dermond - Butler, PA - Friend   December 25, 2021

I was so saddened to hear about Deborah's passing. Prayers for her family!

Posted by Jan Gardo - Friend   December 23, 2021

Castle Hoke

Posted by juergen golomb - NC - Raeford, NC - Friend   December 22, 2021

I am so very sorry to hear of Debbie's passing. She was such a sweet and fun person. To know that she is in heaven is a comforting thought. I also have very high regards for her family members. Please know that my wife, Renee, and I feel for you and will pray for strength during this time.

Posted by Manuel Parham - Travelers Rest, SC   December 22, 2021

I'm so sorry for your families loss! I went to school with Debbieand become closer to her when I worked with Susan! God bless

Posted by Donna Donna - Mount Ida, AR - Friend   December 21, 2021

Our hearts are broken to hear of Deborah passing. She was a daily inspiration and is now with her Lord. My deepest sympathy to her family members as they face the future with only her memories.

Posted by Carl Blackston - Acquaintance   December 21, 2021

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