Stella made a profession of faith, accepting Christ as her Lord and Savior at the age of 7.
After graduating from Sanford Brown College in 1991 Stella began working as a ministry assistant at First Baptist Church, DeSoto. In 1996 she became a part of the team working at Jefferson Baptist Association.
One of her greatest joys in life is serving the Lord by serving others in the role of ministry assistant.
Stella married her husband, Rick in 1978. They have two grown children, one son-in-law and two grandsons.