Gerald Lynn Stephenson (son of George Goings Stephenson and Lucille Opal Eagleson) was born April 29, 1942 in St. Louis, Missouri. He attended Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri and received a bachelor’s degree in 1964. He married (1) Jo Anne Dreon on September 12, 1964 at Jennings, Missouri. He was an architect and was employed by several firms in St. Louis, Missouri prior to his retirement in 2008. Jo Anne died June 11, 2008 and he remarried (2) Doris Jean Porter on July 4, 2009 at Bridgeton, Missouri. Jo Anne is buried in St. Charles Memorial Gardens Cemetery in St. Charles County, Missouri.
Children of Gerald Lynn Stephenson and Jo Anne Dreon are:
1. Jeffrey Brian Stephenson, b. Dec. 5, 1965, MO
2. Tamara Lynn Stephenson, b. April 20, 1968, MO
3. Kimberly Michelle Stephenson, b. March 29, 1973, MO