Ben Stevens (EDGEFIELD, S.C.)

EDGEFIELD, S.C. - Mr. Ben Stevens, 61, of Maple Avenue, entered into rest November 29, 2007 at Aiken Regional Medical Center. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Mr. Stevens, a native of Edgefield County, was a member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Janie Allen Stevens; two daughters, Brenda (Johnnie) Jones, Johnston, S.C. and Wilma J. Sims, Columbia, S.C.; two sons, David (Thersa) Sims, Aiken, S.C. and Jermaine (Jennifer) Johnson, Aiken; three sisters, Jessie (Rev. Sam) Middleton, North Augusta, S.C., Malissa S. Bussey, Edgefield and Vicurtis (Albert) Robinson, Maryland; a brother, McAuthor (Diane) Stevens, New Ellenton, S.C.; seven grandchildren, a host of other relatives and friends. G.L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 250 Coral Street, Edgefield, S.C. (803) 637-4900

The Augusta Chronicle-December 1, 2007