Funeral service for Mrs. Millie Josephine Stevenson, age 81, of Fayetteville, TN, will be held at 1pm on Monday, January 30, 2023, at Higgins Funeral Home with Pastor Marine Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Kirkland Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be from 12pm to 1pm on Monday at Higgins.
Mrs. Stevenson was born May 5, 1941 in Detroit, AL to the late Verdo and Jessma Rye Sanderson. She was a CNA with Winchester Home Health and a member of Kirkland Baptist Church. Millie enjoyed crocheting in her spare time. She passed away January 25, 2023, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.
Survivors include her son, Darren Scott Mann; grandsons, Brock Mann and Easton Mann; one great-granddaughter; sisters, Ruby Emerson, Murriel Dean (Marine) Smith; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents Mrs. Stevenson was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. “Bobby” Stevenson; and brothers, Billy Ray Sanderson, and James Donald Sanderson.
Higgins Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Millie Josephine Stevenson.