Lela Stevens

Wednesday, May 6, 2009

TAMMS, Ill. -- Lela "MumMum" Stevens, 89, of Deer Park, Texas, died Monday, May 4, 2009, at her home in Texas.

Mrs. Stevens was born July 26, 1919, in Miller City, Ill., daughter of the late David Arthur Houston and Mary Alice (Davis) Houston.

She was preceded by her parents, her husband, Americus "Mack" Stevens, and a son, Arthur Frederick Stevens, on Feb. 28, 1994.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Maxine and Don Craddock of Memphis, Tenn.; a daughter-in-law, Janice Stevens of Katy, Texas; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren.

Graveside funeral services for Lela M. Stevens will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Spencer Heights Cemetery, Mounds, Ill.

Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery prior to the services.

Jones Funeral Home in Tamms is in charge of the arrangements.