Ralph Stevens officiated at the service. Burial followed in the cemetery.
Mr. Stevens died on Thursday, January 4, 2007, at 11 p.m., at Caldwell County Hospital in Princeton.
Mr. Stevens was born in Trigg County in 1935. He was the son of the late Irvin Jefferson “Dude” and Mayme Lois McCallister Stevens.
Mr. Stevens was a self-employed farmer.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, I.J. Stevens, and two in infancy; three sisters, Edith Noel, Norine Hall, and Allene Blanks.
Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Homer, Jr., and Richie Stevens of Lyon County, and Ralph and Robin Stevens of Cadiz; three daughters and sons-in-law, Marsha and Dale Morris and Teresa and Melvin Jenkins, all of Princeton, and Tiffany Stevens of New Mexico; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a brother, Durwood Stevens of Hopkinsville; and three sisters, Elizabeth Oliver of Paducah, Virginia Dawson of Louisville, and Nancy Clark of Cerulean.
Lakeland Funeral Home in Eddyville was in charge of all the arrangements.