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Lucy Shull Stevens



AAFA #0094




Robert and Lucy Stevens




Many, Sabine Parish, LA—Wednesday, 6 May 1992


            Lucy Shull Stevens, 72, a retired grants management specialist with the federal government, died of cancer on April 17, 1992, at her home in Rockville, Md.

            Mrs. Stevens was born in Texarkana, Tex., graduated from Fair Parks High School, Shreveport in 1937, and was a member of Bayou Scie United Methodist Church in Zwolle, prior to her move to Washington D.C. in 1941.

            She was a former Regent of the Chevy Chase, Md. Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, a longtime member of the National Genealogical Society, and the Natchitoches, Ark-La-Tex, and Louisiana Genealogical Societies.

            Survivors include her husband of 50 years, Robert J. Stevens of Rockville, Md.; three children, William L. Stevens of Ijamsville, Md., David A. Stevens of Thurmont, Md., and Mary Dolly Stevens of Purcellville, Va.; her mother, Tressie E. Nash Shull Bowman of Thurmont, Md., and three grandchildren.

            Interment took place at Rockville Cemetery in Rockville, Md.


In another article, source unknown but dated Saturday, 18 April 1992:


            Stevens, Lucy Shull—On Friday, April 17, 1992, of Rockville, MD, Beloved wife of Robert J. Stevens: mother of William L. and David A. Stevens; and Mary Dolly Stevens-Toolie; daughter of Tressie E. Bowman; she is also survived by three grandchildren, Tara Elizabeth Stevens,  and Matthew Glenn and Rose Louise Toolie. Friends will be received at Pumphrey's Colonial Funeral Home, … Rockville, MD on Sunday, from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be held at The Rockville United Methodist Church, 112 W . Montgomery Ave., Rockville, MD on Monday April 20 at 11am. Interment Rockville Cemetery….


AAFA NOTES: SSDI records show that Lucy S. Stevens (SS #439-01-4287 issued in LA) was born 27 Sept 1919.

            Lucy married Robert Jordan Stevens on 23 January 1942 in Chevy Chase, MD. He died 30 Dec 2005 in Frederick, Frederick Co., MD.

            Lucy descended from Alfords in both her paternal and maternal lines, but it was on her paternal line that she concentrated her research. See her mother, Tressie Bowman, AAFA #0039, for her maternal line.

            Her lineage, from her great-great-grandmother: Lucy about 1793 NC5, Jacob 1761 NC6, Julius 1717 VA7, James 1687 VA8.