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Michael Anthony “Tony” Stephens

1961 - 2024



DRESDEN - Mr. Michael Anthony “Tony” Stephens, 62, of Dresden, Tennessee, died Friday, January 26, 2024, at Volunteer Hospital.

Graveside funeral service are 1:30 p.m. Wednesday January 31, 2024 at Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery McKenzie, Tennessee. Brother Rick Crossno officiating.

The family will receive friends at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home on Wednesday,  noon until 1:10 p.m.

Mr. Stephens was born October 11, 1961 to the late Robert Jackson Stephens and Annie Lucille Stephens. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Eddie Dean Stephens and Kenneth Shryer Stephens. He was an employee of Champion Homes and a member of Fairview Baptist Church.

He is survived by two daughters, Michelle Copeland and Ashley Stephens; four grandchildren, Austin, Rylan, Addie and Lea; siblings, Carolyn Willet, Delores Ellis, Anita Christian, Susan Taylor, David (Sheila) Stephens, Jeff (Teresa) Stephens And Kelly (Larry) Matlock; host of nieces and nephews and a special friend of 19 years, Lindy Bratton.

Dilday-Carter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements 731-986-8281.