Laura P. Stevenson, age 75, of Blountville, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, December 29, 2010 at her home after a brief illness.
She was a member at Emory United Methodist Church and had also been attending First Broad Street United Methodist Church. She had been a resident of the area for 56 years, after moving here from Mississippi.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Josie & Birdie Parker; two brothers, Kenneth Parker and Miles Parker; and two sisters, Jeanette Bond and Gloria Baughman.
She is survived by her loving husband of 54 years, George Stevenson; son, Pat and wife Kim Stevenson; daughters, Stella and Amy Stevenson; brother, Larry and wife Geraldine Parker of Tunica; sister, Yvonne and husband Lawrence Hamilton; grandchildren, David Stevenson, Daniel Stevenson, Sean Stevenson, William Stevenson; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services were held on Dec. 31 at 2 p.m. at Tri Cities Funeral Home with Rev. Jack Weikel officiating. Graveside services followed.
The family requests that memorials be made to the American Cancer Society, 508 Princeton Rd., Suite 102, Johnson City, Tennessee 37601.