Charles Albert Stevenson
August 11, 1921 – July 14, 2020
Charles Albert Stevenson (“Steve”), age 98, passed away peacefully at home on July 14, 2020 in Sugar Land, Texas surrounded by his family. He was born on August 11, 1921 in Birmingham, Alabama to Albert Ward Stevenson and Elizabeth (Compton) Stevenson who predeceased him. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Ruby J. (Debusk) Stevenson and his three sisters, Aline Vaughn, Mildred Walton and Jackie Sanders.
Steve attended Texas A&M University and left college during his Sophomore year to enlist in the U.S. Army to proudly serve his country during World War II. During this time, he met and fell in love with Ruby J. Debusk and were soon married. They moved to San Angelo, Texas where their son was born and shortly thereafter moved to Big Springs, Texas where he began his long career with DeCoty Coffee Company. After almost 10 years in Big Springs, they relocated to Austin, Texas where they remained for many years. Steve retired from DeCoty Coffee Company as Regional Sales Manager after a very long career.
Steve is survived by his son and daughter- in- law Ward E Stevenson and L Sue Stevenson, long time residents of Sugar Land, Texas. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Jennifer (Stevenson) Gage and husband Lowell Gage of Richmond, Texas; Kristi (Carlson) Nolan and husband Philip Nolan of Eagle Lake, Texas; and Christopher Carlson of Stafford, Texas. Great grandchildren: Ruby Gage; Rachel Kudowor and husband Selasi Kudowor of Houston; Paige Carlson, Sugar Land, Texas; Cassandra Carlson and Cole Carlson of Needville, Texas. He has numerous nieces and nephews whom he loved dearly.
The family wishes to express our heartfelt gratitude to the entire staff and care givers of A-Med Community Hospice for their loving and dedicated care of Steve and emotional support to our family during his final days which will always be engrained in our hearts. Visitation will be held Friday, July 31, 2020 from 4:00pm-6:00pm at The Settegast-Kopf Funeral Home @ Sugar Creek, 15015 Southwest Freeway, Sugar Land, TX 77478 with graveside service the following day, August 1st in Pflugerville, Texas at Cook Walden Capital Parks Cemetery on Saturday, from 2:00 pm – 3:00pm.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.settegastkopf.com for the Stevenson family.
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Charles Albert Stevenson
July 31, 2020
I have so many memories with Steve from Spring Branch Christian Church. He was one of the best people I’ve ever known, and loved my family well. Steve was such a great story teller, and always was smiling every time I saw him. I will miss you Steve! Rest easy my friend!