Myron Leon Stevenson, 60 of Center Point, died at 5:35 p.m. Thursday evening at his residence.
Myron was born May 1, 1943 in Terre Haute. He was the son of Maurice and Hulda Lowdermilk Stevenson who have both preceded him in death.
He was a 1962 graduate of Brazil High School. Myron was self-employed, owning and operating Stevenson Trucking. He was active in the Saline City Picnic Association. Myron participated and enjoyed horse-pulling competition where he was often a judge. Visits to the Indiana State Fair horse show and horse pulling competition were an annual family event. He enjoyed his children and grandchildren and loved to drive and travel throughout the United States.
Myron was a member of the Ashboro United Methodist Church, Masonic Lodge 597 of Center Point and the Scottish Rite of the Wabash Valley.
He married Judith A Bowman in the Ashboro United Methodist Church September 28, 1963.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister, Doris E. Brown and father-in-law Charles E. Bowman.
Myron is survived by his wife, Judith; two daughters, Tonya Jones and husband Dick of Center Point and Sonya Sampson and husband Ted Jr. of Brazil; two sons, Myron L. Stevenson Jr. and friend Christy Allison of Center Point and Byron L. Stevenson and wife Gretchen of Bowling Green; one brother, Leland Stevenson and wife Dorothy of Center Point; and one sister, Eileen Shanks and husband Roger of Nashville, NC.
Myron is also survived by three brothers-in-law, Rodney Brown and wife Carol of Center Point, Gary Bowman and wife Margaret of Brazil, and Chuck Bowman of Center Point; mother-in-law, Edna Bowman of Center Point, and ten grandchildren, Brittany, Braeden, and Brylan Jones, Chelsey, Jason, and Megan Sampson, and Allison, Shaya, Ashton, and Austin Stevenson. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, and extended family.
Visitation will be 4 -- 8 p.m. Sunday, August 31, 2003 at Moore Funeral Home and 10 a.m. until noon on Monday, September 1, 2003 at the church. A Masonic Memorial Service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Sunday evening at Moore Funeral Home. Funeral services will be noon Monday at Ashboro United Methodist Church with Rev. Richard Pippin officiating. Burial will follow at Center Point Cemetery.
Should friends so desire, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Hospice of the Wabash Valley, Ashboro United Methodist Church or the American Cancer Society. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Send a card of condolence at www.moorefuneralhome.us.