The funeral service for James "Jim" Stevens, age 66, of Washington CH, was held on Friday, February 7, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the Summers Funeral Home with Joy Stanforth officiating.
Military rites were accorded by the Fayette County Honor Guard consisting of Elaine Stalsworth, Sheldon Litton, Tom Slager, David Frederick, John Mason, Charles "Buck" Harris and Paul Sands under the command of Jack Smallwood. Taps were sounded by Steve Zastrow. The flag of the US Marine veteran was folded by Paul Sands and Charles "Buck" Harris and presented to his wife, Janet Stevens.
Pallbearers for burial at the Washington Cemetery were Rusty Stevens, Harold Hurles, Fred Faulkerson, Kodi Jackson, Craig Kilgore and Barry Leslie. Honorary bearers were Billie Joe Leslie and Jimmy Jackson.
Mr. Stevens passed away on Monday, February 3, 2014 at the Dayton VA Hospital.