A beloved husband, father, relative and friend, LIONEL LEWIS STEPHENS, 68 peacefully departed for home on December 23, 2009. Lionel is survived by his wife, Terry (Ayers) Stephens, his children, and a host of cherished relatives and friends. Visitation will be held at the VAUGHN C. GREENE FUNERAL HOME in Randallstown, Maryland on Thursday, December 31, 2009 from 1 to 5PM. Lionel's home-going celebration will be held at the Columbia Community Church in Columbia, Maryland on Saturday, January 2, 2010 at noon. The interment will be entrusted to Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia on February 17, 2010 at 1 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Alzheimer's Association.