Mary Stevens

Saturday, September 15, 2001

CAIRO, Ill. -- Funeral for Mary M. Stevens of Cairo will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo. Dr. Larry L. Potts will officiate. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Cemetery at Mounds, Ill.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 5-8 p.m. today.

Stevens, 75, died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2001, at her home.

She was born April 1, 1926, in Cairo, daughter of Ben and Mamie Butler Harget. She married Chesley W. "Slick" Stevens.

Stevens was a member of Cairo Baptist Church, VFW Auxiliary, and active in children's activities in the Cairo area.

Survivors include her husband; two sons, Herbert and Billy Washam of Cairo; a sister, Louise Sullivan of Dupo, Ill.; two brothers, Charles Harget of Waterloo, Ill., Harold Harget of Dover, Del.; six grandchildren; and four great-grandsons.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, and three brothers.