Lavada Underwood Stevens, 91, of Petal, MS was born on March 13, 1928, in Perry County. She passed away May 4, 2019. Services will be Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal followed by burial in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Mrs. Stevens was preceded in death by husband Charles Zollie Stevens; two sisters, LaRue Shows and Birdie (Newell) Nicovich and one brother, Byron Underwood. She is survived by her two sons, Charles (wife, Janet) Stevens and Edwin Stevens; 5 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Addie Mae (J.M.) Conway of Richton and Mary Ann Chambliss of Petal.
Lavada was a member of Hickory Grove Church of God, Richton, MS.
Visitation will be Tuesday, May 7, 2019 from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal.