Robert Earl Stephenson
1932 — 2021
Robert Earl Stephenson, 89, of Abilene, passed away Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at home with his family. Arrangements are under the direction of The Hamil Family Funeral Home, 6449 Buffalo Gap Road, Abilene, TX 79606. No services are planned at this time. Robert Stephenson was born in Marceline, MO, August 8, 1932, to Evelyn and Francis Stephenson. He graduated from Marceline High in 1950. He enlisted in the United States Air Force in April 1952 and applied for Pilot Training. He completed Jet Pilot training in Victoria, Texas in April 1954. After Pilot training he was assigned to March AFB California to fly six engine jet, B47 Bombers. On July 14, 1957, Robert married Nancy Walsworth,...