LaCenter, KY Clyde Ralph Stevens, age 80, passed away at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, Mo on Friday, October 11, 2019.
Clyde owned and operated Stevens Chevrolet Dealership in LaCenter from 1960-2009. He was a member of First Baptist Church of LaCenter, KY.
He was a member of North Ballard Masonic Lodge #537. Clyde owned and operated a John Deere Dealership in LaCenter for
several years. He was the owner of Stevens Standardbred Stables which was later called “Chevie Stables.” He was a breeder of Standardbred horses and raced them also. He loved the people of Ballard County and was a community leader. He served as commissioner for the City of LaCenter for several years, Ballard County Fair Board and served on the Board of Directors for People’s Bank for several years. Clyde loved his family. Oftentimes he thought he was an assistant coach for the University of Kentucky basketball team.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years; Anne Adams Stevens of LaCenter, one son Kent Stevens and his wife Lisa of Kevil, KY, one daughter KimTerrell and her husband Jackie of LaCenter.
Three grandchildren; Zach Stevens of LaCenter, Kala Trainer and her husband Justin of Kevil and Dylan Nichols and his wife Whitney of LaCenter.
Three great grandchildren; Kylie Trainer, Kolten Trainer and Hayden Nichols.
Clyde was preceded in death by his parents; Ralph and Alice Evelyn (Elrod) Stevens.
Visitation will be Sunday, October 13, 2019 after 3:00 pm at Morrow Funeral Chapel in LaCenter. Masonic Rites will be held
at 7:00 pm Sunday Evening.
Funeral Services will be Monday, October 14, at 11:00 am at First Baptist Church in LaCenter with the Rev. Brian Steward officiating.
Interment will follow at LaCenter Cemetery.
Messages of condolence for the family may be left at morrowfuneralchapel.com