Marilyn B. Stephenson, 80, of Bryson City went home to be with the Lord on Sunday February 21, 2021. A native of Swain County she was the daughter of the late Frank and Lillian Stillwell Stephenson. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her brother, Jay Stephenson. Marilyn is survived by good friends and caretakers, Bonnie Nichols and Judy Locust, and many nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Thursday at Crisp Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Lauada Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM Thursday at the Funeral Home.