Stenson “Stevie” McNabb, age 73, of Jonesborough, passed away on Friday, December 30, 2016 at the Johnson City Medical Center. Born on November 25, 1943, he was a native of Unicoi County and a son of the late Clarence and Pansy Barnes McNabb. Mr. McNabb was a veteran of the US Army, stationed in Germany during the Vietnam War. He was a carpenter and home builder and enjoyed playing cards, fishing, and loved attending church at Embreeville Cove Missionary Baptist Church, where he served as a Deacon.
In addition to his parents, Stenson McNabb is preceded in death by sisters, Betty Clouse, Mary Lou Bailey, Marie McNabb, and Margaret McNabb, and brother, Lester McNabb.
Stenson McNabb has left behind to cherish his memory:
Wife of 53 years: Wanda Griffin McNabb of Jonesborough,
Daughter: Natasha Brown and her husband Josh of Jonesborough,
Grandchildren: Stenson and Sabrina Brown of Jonesborough,
Brothers: Thomas McNabb and his wife Cleo of Chuckey,
Clarence McNabb, Jr. and his wife Nancy of Jonesborough,
Bobby McNabb and his wife Susan of Jonesborough,
Sisters: Cora Randolph of Bell Flower, MO,
Lora Wilson and her husband Steve of Midway, TN,
Patty Bailey and her husband Jimmy of Chuckey,
Several nieces and nephews.
The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence as we offer tribute and remember the life of Stenson McNabb in a funeral service to be held at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, January 4, 2017, at Embreeville Cove Missionary Baptist Church with Reverend Ottis Banks and Reverend Steve Wilson officiating. A visitation period to share memories and offer support to the family will be held from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at Valley Funeral Home. A graveside service will follow the funeral service on Wednesday at Bumpus Cove Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Charlie Freeman, Zack Bennett, Kenneth Lee Silvers, Mike Butler, Mickey Lenoir, Roger Allen and Terry Lewis.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.valleyfuneralhome.net. These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Stenson McNabb through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, 423-743-9187.