Nov. 1, 1947 – Jan. 7, 2022
Dewey Edward Steverson, Sr. age 74, of Monticello, passed away Friday, January 7, 2022 at his residence.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 P.M., Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Callie Fuller Baptist Church, 2690 Hwy 212 W, Monticello, Georgia 31064. Rev. Charles Roper will officiate.
Dewey was born to the late Alice Carter Yancey Steverson and Richard Henry Steverson on November 1, 1947 in Ambrose, GA. He joined the Army in 1967 and served until 1972. Dewey lived in Jacksonville, Florida for a number of years and relocated to Eatonton, Georgia in
1976. In 1995, he made his home in Monticello, Georgia. He retired from Georgia Pacific Corporation after 30 years of service. Dewey was preceded in death by his stepfather, Jack Yancey, his sisters, Marilyn Howell, Betty Lou Thompson, and Shirley Muff. Dewey will always be remembered for having a strong work ethic and love for his family.
He is survived by his loving wife of fifty-three years, Brigitte Mensch Steverson of Monticello; son Dewey Steverson, Jr. (Lynn) of Monticello; daughter Sandra Wright (Alvin McMichael) of Monticello; son Robert Steverson (Christy) of Eatonton; seven grandchildren, Daniell Steverson, Kalib Steverson, Erika Hathaway, William Hathaway, Briana Steverson, Mary Grace Steverson and Jackson Steverson; five great-grandchildren; brothers, Eugene Steverson of Florida and Ronald Serrao of Eatonton; his sister, Linda Gale Boyd of Gilmore, Texas; and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to Disabled American Veterans (https://secure.dav.org/donate).
Jordan Funeral Home of Monticello, Georgia is in charge of the arrangements. Please visit our website at www.jordanfuneralhomemonticello.com.