October 31, 1931 – June 11, 2019
James Alan Stebbins was born October 31, 1931 and died from cancer on June 11, 2019 in his home surrounded by his family at the age of 87. He was born and raised in Portland to the son of Liston Stebbins and Myra Morrow Stebbins.
Jim lived in Oregon and Washington throughout most of his life. He began his working career as a newspaper boy. He attended Washington High School in Portland and after graduation he enlisted in the US Navy serving his country aboard. After his return, he enrolled at Oregon State University earning