Obituary for Roy Stevens, 75

September 15,1943 To January 03,2018,

Visitation
None

Funeral Services
Memorial Service is 10 AM, Saturday, January 13, 2018 at Faith Family Church in Fayette, MO.

Interment
Private

Memorials
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Howard County Public Library.

Rural Fayette resident, Roy Stevens, died at his home on January 3, 2018. He was 74 years of age. Roy Allen Stevens was born September 15, 1943 in Liberty, MO, the son of Logan Ross and Roseina (Knight) Stevens. Roy attended Fayette High School. He served his country, joining the U.S. Marines in 1961. He married Lois Woods on Aug. 30, 1970. Roy retired as a truck driver transporting livestock cross country. Roy was a horseman and worked on ranches in Nebraska, Kansas and Texas. He graduated from the North Texas Institute of Horseshoeing, and was a farrier for many years. Roy also worked in the construction trades and was a logger, including logging with his draft horses. He is survived by his wife, Lois, of the home; son, Ted (Therese) Stevens of Fayette; daughter, Karen (Sean) Dunlap of Bismarck, ND; three grandchildren, Bailey Stevens and Maeve and Robert Dunlap; two sisters, Naomi (Tom) Lyon of Armstrong, MO and Mary Tipton of Rocheport, MO. In addition to his parents, Roy was preceded in death by five brothers and one sister. A memorial service for Mr. Stevens will be 10:00 AM, Saturday Jan 13, 2018 at Faith Family Church in Fayette, MO with Pastor Terry Busker officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Howard County Public Library. Arrangements were under the direction of Friemonth-Freese Funeral Service.