Darleen Joy Stevens

 15-Jan-1925 - 22-Jan-2006

Services for Darleen Joy Stevens, 81, of Lubbock will be at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2006 at Trinity Baptist Church with the Reverend Roberts Storrs officiating. Interment will follow at the City of Lubbock Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Sanders Funeral Home.

She died on Jan. 22, 2006.

Darleen was born Jan. 15, 1925 in Lubbock, to Mack Daniel and Lillian Mae Newton. She graduated from Lubbock High School and received her bachelorís and masterís degrees from Texas Tech University. She began her teaching career at the age of nineteen. She retired as an English Teacher from Lubbock High School after 31 years. She was a charter member of Trinity Baptist Church where she was a Sunday School Teacher. She was a past president of the Audubon Society.

Survived by a daughter, Paula Richardson and husband, Dennis of Lubbock; nieces, Vanetta Miller and husband, Rick ; Janetta Barkley and husband, Neal; granddaughter, Whitney Bigham and husband, Jeffery; and a great grandson, Jack Bigham.

The family will receive friends from 6 until 7 p.m. today at Sanders Funeral Home.

Memorials are suggested to Trinity Baptist Church 2707-34th Street.

Lubbock, Texas 79410