November 16, 1939 ~ May 9, 2021

Born in: Virginia,
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Lawrence Mitchell “Mitch” Stevens, 81 of Asheville, NC passed away on Sunday, May 9, 2021.

He was born on November 16, 1939 in Virginia to Joseph Marion Stevens and Ruby Christine Stevens Stevens who preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife, Frances Virginia Sanford Stevens; a sister, Brenda Weaver and many other family members.

A memorial service is planned for Sunday, May 16th, at 3:00 p.m. at the West Asheville Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. Stan Welch officiating.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to West Asheville Baptist Church, Building Fund, 926 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC 28806.

Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road is assisting the family.


Memorial Service: May 16, 2021 3:00 pm

West Asheville Baptist Church
926 Haywood Road
Asheville, NC 28806


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road
856 Tunnel Rd.
Asheville, NC 28805


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  1. Frances,
    We are so sorry for your loss. Mitchell was such a sweet man. We will keep you in our prayers.

  2. I am so sorry for your loss Mitch was a very sweet person. I pray God’s Blessing in all the family.

  3. Francis I was shocked to see this. Many great memories with you all in lions and raising funds for Eliada home. Prayers for you all.

  4. I was so sorry to see this and I’m so sorry for your loss. Mitch was a sweet man and always had a story to tell and could put a smile on your face. He will truly be missed. Julie Lunsford, Northwestern Mutual.


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