He was born December 20, 1936 in Holmes County to the late Dewey Steverson and Susie Mae Heath Steverson.
Roy is survived by his wife Sybil Jones Steverson of Bonifay; one son, Roy Allen Steverson and wife Mendy of Bonifay; four grandchildren, Haley Stanton and husband Chaise, Nicholas Allen Steverson and wife Brianna, Chad Steverson and Mia Steverson; four great-grandchildren, Tryston, Maverick, Alyson and Anya; two brothers, Charles Steverson and wife Myrle and Dewey Lee Steverson and wife Jeanette; three sisters, Eloise Steverson, Margaret Pippin and Merline Ward and husband Raymond; numerous nieces and nephews.
A graveside service was held at 10 a.m. Sunday, August 16, in the Little Rock Assembly of God Church Cemetery with Rev. Joe Earnest and Rev. Ike Steverson officiating. Peel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.