Mr. Willard Steverson, 78 of Bonifay, died on Thursday, October 6, 2016, at his home in Bonifay.
Born Saturday, June 18, 1938 in Bonifay, he was the son of the late Mila Steverson and the late Esther Smith Steverson.
He was a retired Major from the United States Army.
He is survived by his wife, Joan Hand Steverson, sons, Brian Steverson of Warner Robbins AFB, GA, Kevin Steverson of Commerce , GA and Brent Steverson of Bonifay, FL, daughters, Cindy McKinnon of Dothan, AL, Darlene Scroggins of Memphis, TN, Sheryl Steverson of Lynn Haven, FL, Sheila Camp of Tuscaloosa, AL and Shelly Thornton of Chipley, FL, brothers, Lynn Steverson of Bonifay, FL, Leroy Steverson of Bonifay, FL, Rev. Ike Steverson of Bonifay, FL and Marshall Steverson of Bonifay, FL, sisters, Catherine Owens of Bonifay, FL, Pauline Farmer of Bonifay, FL, Corine Steverson of Bonifay, FL, Maxine Bell of Bonifay, FL and Christine Griffin of Bonifay, FL; 22 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren.
A funeral service was held at 3:00 PM on Sunday, October 9, at Calvary Baptist Church with the Rev. Ike Steverson, Rev. Ed Bell and Rev. Jean Tippit officiating. Interment was in Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery, Bonifay, with Sims Funeral Home directing. The family received friends from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Saturday, October 8, at Sims Funeral Home Chapel .