He is survived by his daughter, Pamela Stevens, and her husband; stepgrandson and step-granddaughter.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, in the chapel of Fike Funeral Home with Pastor Mitch Maloney officiating. Interment will follow in Hilcrest Memorial Gardens with military honors.
His family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to a charity of the donor’s choice.