KINGSPORT — Geneva Davidson Steadman, 81, of Sullivan Gardens, died at 5 a.m. Friday, July 22, 2011, at Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center.
Geneva was a lifelong resident of the Kingsport area.
She was a member of Glen Alpine United Methodist Church.
Her parents, Virgie and Echol Davidson; and a brother, Paul Davidson; preceded her in death.
She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Robert N. “Bob” Steadman, of Kingsport; three sons, Joe Steadman, of Kingsport, Mark Steadman and wife, Jacqui, of Johnson City, and Jeff Steadman, of Kingsport; two grandchildren, John Steadman and Samantha Steadman; two sisters, Loree Lucas and husband, Paul, of Kingsport, and Betty Harris of Memphis, TN; two brothers, Bob Davidson, of Kingsport, and Harry Kay Davidson, of Charlotte, North Carolina; and a number of nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Kingsport.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Kingsport, with Rev. Dale M. Gilbert officiating.
Interment will follow at Depew’s Chapel Cemetery. Family members and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Memorial contributions may be made to Depew’s Chapel Cemetery Fund, ℅ Patsy Hood, 356 Hood Road, Kingsport, TN 37660; or to Glen Alpine United Methodist Church, 3200 Glen Alpine Road, Kingsport, TN 37660.
Please visit www.hamletdobson.com to leave an online condolence for the family.
Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Kingsport, is serving the family of Geneva Davidson Steadman.