Funeral services for Harley Stevens will be 2 p.m. Monday, August 15, 2016 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri. Visitation will be prior to services from 1-2 p.m. at Schowengerdt Chapel. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler, Missouri. Contributions in lieu of flowers to Heartland Hospice.
Harley Kenneth Stevens, age 78 of Butler, Missouri died Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at his home. He was born November 24, 1937 to William and Bernice Greer Stevens in Bates County, Missouri.
Harley is survived by his wife, Carol Sue Stevens of Butler, Missouri; one daughter, Shari Diane Essenpries and husband Dick of Adrian, Missouri; one sister, Joan Phillips and husband Jerry of Butler, Missouri; three grandchildren, Matthew Newkirk and wife Hannah, Ashley Stephens and husband Gerold and Jacob Essenpries; three step grandchildren, Toby Essenpries and wife Bethany, Nick Essenpries and wife Tiffany and Colby Essenpries and wife Miranda; five great-grandchildren and eight step great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Max Stevens; and one son Chad Cushard.