Stephen Alan LaFevers, 75, of Viola, Arkansas, passed away, Monday, August 13, 2018 at his home in Viola.
He was born in Oakland, California on March 25, 1943, son of the late Loyd and Sue (Williams) LaFevers. Stephen spent his life as a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather and friend. He was united in marriage to Jody Ashley on November 4, 1964 in Viola, Arkansas. Stephen spent his working years as a nurse practitioner and author. He was of the Church of Christ faith. Stephen loved writing and had fiction books and training manuals published as well as others. He also loved books and science fiction movies.
Stephen is survived by his wife Jody LaFevers of Viola; daughter, Holly LaFevers (Larry Mann) of McKinney, Texas; son, Mark LaFevers of Viola; seven grandchildren, Tiffany, Megan, Skye, Piper, Stef, Brandon and Dedra; three great grandsons, Ethan, Zane and Carson; one great granddaughter, Addison and one brother, James LaFevers (Judy) of Illinois.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Loyd and Sue LaFevers and brother, Jerry LaFevers.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday, August 15, 2018 beginning at 2:00 PM at Mt. Calm Cemetery in Viola with Bro. John Hodges officiating. Viewing will be held Tuesday, August 14, 2018 from 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM at Doty Family Funeral Service Chapel in Salem.
Pallbearers include: Reese Wright, Billy Ashley, Levi Ashley, Larry Mann, Brandon Taylor and James Ashely
Arrangements entrusted to Doty Family Funeral Service of Salem, Arkansas.