Dateline: January 6, 2005


Funeral services for Coy Cecil Stevens, age 90, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, December 31, 2004, in the Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. Rob Seale, Pastor, officiating.  Burial was held in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.

Mr. Stevens died Wednesday, December 29, 2004, in Amarillo.  He was born May 15, 1914, in Love County, Oklahoma, and lived in Roberts County before moving to Clarendon in 1980.  He married Dorothy Jane Hudson on July 15, 1950, at Tucumcari, New Mexico.  He was a cowboy and had worked on various ranches in the Texas Panhandle area for 50 years before his retirement.  He was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Clarendon.

He was preceded in death by his six siblings.

Survivors include his wife, Jane Stevens of Clarendon; a stepson, Jimmy Cope of Swisher County; a sister, Viola Pratt of Marietta, Oklahoma; two grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.

The family requests memorials be to Citizens Cemetery Association, PO Box 669, Clarendon, TX 79226.

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