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Elsie Louise (Lay) Stevenson

January 2, 1923 ~ November 12, 2017 (age 94)

Watson-North Funeral Home is deeply honored to serve the family of Louise Lay Stevenson, age 94 of Decherd.  Mrs. Stevenson passed away at her home on Sunday November 12, 2017.  She was a long-time and devoted member of the Decherd United Methodist Church where she taught a Sunday school class, worked in the Vacation Bible School program and numerous other activities.  She was a wonderful mother and grandmother and she loved to cook for her family and their friends. She will be remembered for her famous rolls and biscuits, her love for her church, fishing and Auburn football.  For many years she worked alongside her husband, Doc Stevenson at the Boulevard Veterinary Clinic.  Mrs. Stevenson is preceded in death by her husband, James Harold “Doc” Stevenson; sisters, Doris Tinker, Nancy Guay and Betty Bearden; brothers, Hudson Lay and Ivan Lay.  She is survived by her daughters, Sandra Stevenson of Nashville, Brenda Stevenson of Cincinnati, OH, and Sonya Stevenson of St. Louis MO.; sons, Jim (Janice) Stevenson of Memphis, Scott (Lisa) Stevenson of Flat Rock, NC and Stacy (Margie) of Decherd; brothers, Gerald Lay of Kingston, TN and Joe (Josephine) Lay of Allabaster, AL.; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.   The family will receive friends on Thursday November 16, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. till 12:30 p.m. The funeral ceremony will follow at 12:30 p.m. in the Roy B. Watson Chapel of Watson-North Funeral Home with Rev. Fay Tucker and Rev. Bratton Tucker of the Decherd United Methodist Church officiating.  Interment will follow at the Stevenson Family Cemetery on the family farm in Decherd.  Pallbearers will be Leith Konyndyk, Larry Thurston, Mike Mc Lennan, Josh Hunt, Matthew Stevenson and Scott Stevenson.  Stacy Stevenson will serve his mother as honorary pallbearer.   For those who so desire, donations in memory of Mrs. Stevenson may be made to the Decherd United Methodist Church.  Online condolences may be sent to www.watsonnorth.com.

 


 Service Information

Visitation
Thursday
November 16, 2017

10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Watson-North FuneralHome
405 Sharp Springs Road
Winchester, TN 37398

Funeral Service
Thursday
November 16, 2017

12:30 PM
Roy B. Watson Chapel of Watson-North Funeral Home
405 Sharp Springs Road
Winchester, TN 37398


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