Stephanie Mansfield, 65, of Parsons passed away at 4:12 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021, at Labette Health.
Stephanie Lea Miller was born on May 23, 1955, to Lewis Wesley and Phyllis May (Broadwell) Miller in Tulsa. As a young girl, she grew up and attended school in Enid, Oklahoma, where she graduated from high school.
On March 21, 1979, Stephanie and William P. Mansfield were united in marriage in Kansas City, Missouri. Following their marriage, the couple lived in Parsons for a time before moving to California in 1983.
While living in California, Stephanie worked as a teaching assistant in public schools. Her husband passed away on April 26, 2006. In 2012, she returned to Parsons, where she had lived since.
She attended Parsons Church of the Nazarene, where she shared her passion for Jesus and education with young children. Her greatest joy came from teaching young children. She also enjoyed arts and crafts.
Survivors include two sons, Kevin L. Miller and his wife, Susie, of Phoenix and William P. Mansfield Jr. of Winfield; three daughters, Amanda N. Mansfield and her husband, Ryan Flewell, of Parsons, Crystaline Lopez and her husband, Raymond Cota, of Long Beach, California, and Phyllis M. Mansfield of Parsons; 17 grandchildren, Kevin Miller Jr., Jordan Miller, Alyssa Miller, Alisha Miller, Miranda Mansfield, Jayden Mansfield, Emily Flewell, Angel Lopez, Felicity Lopez, Elizabeth Lopez, Valerie Corona, Aiden Cota, Eyan Cota, Aryia Cota, Loyal Sifuentes, Alexandra Mansfield and Destiny Button; and a great-granddaughter, Elia Miller.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, William P. Mansfield.
Friends may call the funeral home to view Mrs. Mansfield and sign the register from 2 to 5 p.m. Tuesday at Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home in Parsons.
Online condolences may be left at www.forbeshoffman.com.