Services for Mr. L.R. Stevens were held 11:00am Monday, February 8, 2010 at Milling Funeral Home Chapel of Union. Rev. Wayne Stockstill officiated with burial at Roch Branch Cemetery. Milling Funeral Home of Union in charge of the arrangements.
Mr. L.R. Stevens, 67, of Union, passed away Saturday, February 6, 2010 at his residence (830 Greenland Road Union, MS).
Loving Wife of 51 years: Martha Stevens of Union
Mother: Louise Stevens of Union
1 Daughter: Melissa Eshee and husband Robert of Union
2 Sons: Ricky Stevens and wife Brooke of Decatur
Sammy Stevens and wife Cynthia Of Union
6 Grandchildren: Jeremy Stevens and wife Rebecca; Brandon Eshee and wife Lisa; Lindsey Stevens; Payton Stevens; Lane Stevens; and Jesse Stevens.
2 Great Grandchildren: MaKenzie Eshee; and Manny Stevens
4 Sisters: Edna Stanley of Noxapater; Jenny Watkins of Dixon; Darlene Smith of Union; and Sandra Boler of Neshoba
1 Brother: Jimmy Stevens of Union
He is survived by numerous nieces and nephews
Mr. Stevens is preceded in death by his Father Roger Stevens; one sister Bobbie Dunn; two brothers, Kenneth Stevens and Ben Ridinger.
Pallbeareres were Michael Watkins, Jeremy Stevens, Jeff Stanley, DeWayne Stevens, Al Boler, and George Raines.
Honorary Pallbearers were Jackie Knight and K.B. Williams