Stevenson, Jimmy Russell, age 70, of Old Hickory, TN, died June 25, 2019 as a result of a motorcycle accident. Jimmy was an active member of Green Hill Church, where he was a member of the Security Team and was a member of the Men’s Sunday School Class. He was retired from UPS after 36 years of service. Jimmy loved God, his family and his country and was honored to serve in the Tennessee Air National Guard after 40 years. After his retirement from the 118th Airlift Wing at Berry Field in Nashville he continued to support his unit by organizing and sponsoring the annual Christmas party for his fellow retirees. Jimmy was a member of the Donelson/Hermitage Exchange Club. He was a devoted family man and loved to travel with his wife, Donna. Nothing made Jim happier than spending time with his family. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle, spending time at the “ranch” with his donkeys and horses and his beloved dog, Trace. Jimmy was the son of the late, Richard and Jean Holt Stevenson. He was also preceded in death by his son, Jimmy Russell Stevenson, Jr. and his brother-in-law, Eddie Tidwell.
He is survived by:
Wife of 42 years – Donna Tidwell Stevenson
Children – Gregory Thomas (Michelle) Lamberth, Richard Brian Stevenson and
Amanda “Amy Stevenson (Brian) Coulter
Grandchildren – Branton Thomas Lamberth,
Braelee Kathryn Curlene Lamberth,
Bryce Matthew Russell Lamberth, Braxton Gregory Lamberth,
Kadence Anslee Knick and Makenna Maree Knick
Brothers-in-law – Douglas Tidwell, David Tidwell and Bobby Tidwell, Jr.
Sister-in-law – Kim Sneed
Several nieces, nephews and cousins
Dog – Trace
Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Green Hill Church, 13251 Lebanon Road, Mt. Juliet, TN with Pastor Daryl Crouch officiating. Interment with military honors will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be Branton Lamberth, Braelee Lamberth, Bryce Lamberth, Braxton Lamberth, Brian Coulter and Stan Holt.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, 26692 GA-157, Menlo, GA 30731 or to the Keep America Great! Campaign, c/o Trump Tower, 725 5th Avenue, New York, New York 10022.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Friday one hour prior to services Saturday at the church.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663.