KUTTAWA — Mr. James “Jim” Stephenson, 69, of Kuttawa, passed away Wednesday, September 5, 2012, at his residence in Kuttawa.
Mr. Stephenson was employed as a parts and equipment buyer for Vulcan Materials Company in Lake City, Ky., with 32 years service. He was a member of the Calvert City Golf and Country Club and Hebron Baptist Church in Lyon County.
He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Beverly Peek Stephenson; one son, Shawn Stephenson of Horn Lake, Miss.; one daughter, Staceye Thomas of Caldwell County; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; three brothers, Donald Stephenson of Nashville, Tenn., Robert Stephenson of Princeton, and Phillip Stephenson and his wife Leann of Del City, Okla.; two sisters, Peggy George and her husband Rick of Princeton and Linda Davis of Naples, Fla.; two sisters-in-law, Shelley Peek Toles and her husband Wilbur of Frankfort and Judith Peek Hilton and her husband Jeff of Richmond; and three nephews, Jeff George, Matthew Stephenson, and Danny Stephenson.
He was preceded in death by two nephews, Chris George and Brian George; his parents were Jessie Bailey Stephenson and Beatrice Beckner Stephenson.
Visitation is scheduled for 5-8 p.m. Saturday, September 8, 2012, at Lakeland Funeral Home in Eddyville.
Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, September 9, 2012, at Lakeland Funeral Home Chapel in Eddyville with the Rev. Sam Haulk officiating.
Burial will be in Hebron Cemetery in Lyon County.
Memorials may be made to: American Cancer Society, 21 Dogwood Drive, Eddyville, KY 42038.