Mark Edward Stevens, age 53, of Mountain City, Tennessee passed away Thursday morning, June 23, 2011 following a brief illness. He was the son of the late Jack Stevens. Mr. Stevens was a retired chef and loved cooking. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by one son, Jayson Stevens. Survivors include daughters, Christina Marie Stevens and Colleen Elizabeth Stevens; son, Joshua Michael Stevens; daughter-in-law, Katherine Mae Stevens; grandchildren, Lily Mae Stevens, Cole Edward Stevens, Mason Lee Mahala, Tyler Mahala and Andy Rosado; and special friend, Raymond Arnold.

Memorial services will be conducted at a later time.

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Hux-Lipford Funeral Home is serving the Stevens family.