Born 3-8-1926 -- Died 6-3-2006
Earl Stevens, 80, of Alton, was born March 8, 1926, in Oregon County, Mo. and died June 3, 2006, at his home.
Survivors include three children, David Kendell Stevens and wife Barbara of Alton, Donna Wood and husband Paul of West Plains and Wendell Stevens and wife Roberta of Thayer; two brothers, Homer Stevens of Alton and Waymon Stevens of St. Louis, Mo.; three sisters, Vora Hensley, Ora Williams and Pearl Casey, all of Alton; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and numerous other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Dee and Sarah Shipman-Stevens; his wife, Edna; three brothers, Jesse, Grover and Damon Stevens; and two sisters Agnes Williams and Violet Conner.
Services were held June 6 in the Clary Chapel with Bro. Junior Andrews officiating. Internment was in the Cave Springs Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Alton.