Roy E. Stevens

Funeral services for Roy E. Stevens were held December 30, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home with Bro. Richie Davis officiating. Burial followed in the Forest lawn Cemetery.

Mr. Stevens, 80, of Quitman, died December 28, 2017 at University of Mississippi Medical Center.

Mr. Roy loved fishing and tending to his garden. He loved sharing the produce from his garden with family and friends. He was known as “The Peanut Man” as he worked with the food vending business nearly 20 years.

Survivors include his wife of 22 years, Pam Stevens; children, Jenny Stevens Thomas (Rod), Vicki Stevens Butler (Greg), Roy Stevens, Jr., (Brenda) and Cheryl Brown Moore; nine grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren; brother, Byrdette Stevens; sister, Mirea Stevens Caraway; sister-in-law, Judy Eccles (Dave); brother-in-law, Max Hodge (Carol); as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn Sue Stevens; step-son, Greg Brown; his parents and sisters, Ruby Stevens, Mae Boyette, as well as sister-in-law, Sandra Jones; brother, Maurece Stevens.

The family requests memorials can be made to American Cancer Society or American Kidney Foundation.

Pallbearers were his grandsons.

The visitation was held December 30, 2017 from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. prior to the service.