Memorial services for Mr. Stevens will be 1 p.m. Saturday, July 12 at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with the Rev. Anne Fraley officiating. Visitation will be 11 a.m. until the service Saturday at the funeral home.
Mr. Stevens, 81, of Lebanon, died Thursday, July 10, 2008 at Mt. Juliet Health Care. He was a retired businessman and real estate agent and a member of Episcopal Church of the Epiphany.
He was preceded in death by parents, Alexander and Rose Pearl Steinberg; wife, Leona Bell Stevens; brother, Samuel Stevens; sister, Ida Kalb; and best friend, Manny Ellison. Survivors include: children, Debi (Alan) Lawrence of Mt. Juliet and Mark (Elsie) Stevens of Orlando, Fla.; brother, Ben Steinberg of Toronto, Ontario, Canada; and granddaughter, Samantha "Sammy" Stevens of Mt. Juliet.