Cover photo for Maxine Sullivan Stephens's Obituary
Maxine Sullivan Stephens Profile Photo

Maxine Sullivan Stephens

April 23, 1934 — October 14, 2021

AIKEN, SC – MAXINE SULLIVAN STEPHENS, 87, passed away Thursday October 14 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was preceded in death by her devoted husband, Mark Stephens. A native of Blairsville, GA, Maxine was a daughter of the late Barney and Florida Hood Sullivan.

     Survivors include three daughters, Janet Pendleton (Tom), Bryan, OH, Sandra Gossett, Aiken, Catherine Johnson (Martin), Aiken; her son, Greg Stephens (Jane), Aiken; eight grandchildren, Blake Usher (Catherine), Wes Usher (Karri), Chase Gossett (Julie), Lea Ann Gossett, Allison Johnson, Lauren Stephens, Gregory Stephens (Ashleigh), Andrew Stephens; and four great-grandchildren, Brooke Usher, Blaire Usher, Reilly Gossett, Mark Gossett.  In addition to her husband and parents, Maxine was preceded in death by her fourteen siblings.

     A graveside service will be held Sunday, October 17 at 2:00 PM in Southlawn Cemetery.

     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the Arthritis Foundation or Samaritan’s Purse.


To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Maxine Sullivan Stephens, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Sunday, October 17, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Add to Calendar

*Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 12

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors