Jimmy Lee Stephenson, 68, died Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, at his home in Garden City. 

He was born Sept. 21, 1948, in Shidler, Okla., to James Arthur and Betty Lee Sloan Stephenson. He graduated from Shidler High School in 1966 and then attended Oklahoma Christian College in Oklahoma City.

Mr. Stephenson was a longtime area resident, living in Cimarron before moving to Garden City. He had been the office manager of J & D Farms since 1998. He enjoyed being involved with the Christian Cowboys group and playing the drums in the country band, Born In The Barn. He was a season ticket holder and avid fan of the Oklahoma Sooner football team.

A memorial service will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at Garnand Funeral Home in Garden City.

Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com. Memorials are suggested to Cal Farley Boys Ranch, in care of the funeral home, 412 N. Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846.