Steven C. Davers


Steven C. Davers, 70, of North Vernon, passed away Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015, at Columbus Regional Hospital in Columbus.

He was born April 30, 1945, in Freetown to Robert Davers and Beatrice (Stafford) Davers.

He married Janet Romaine (Scott); and she preceded him in death Aug. 31, 2013. They were married for 27 years.

Survivors include sons Mark A. (Debbie) Goodin of Terre Haute, James D. Davers of Jonesville and Damon D. (Shelly) Davers of Vernon; daughters, Deborah K. (Marino) Caraballo of Greenwood and Lynetta K. (Michael) Porter of North Vernon; sisters, Charlotte (Leon) Ross of Seymour and Margaret Lawson of Brownstown; grandchildren, Cody O. Goodin, Nathan T. Goodin, Nichole M. Goodin, Michael S. Porter, James O. Porter, Autumn D. Booth, Kacy D. Supple, Riley E. Canner, Anthony M. Caraballo, Amanda D. Caraballo, Noah J. Davers, Camron L. Davers, Damon D. Davers II, Jordan (Cassidy) Horth, Steven C. Davers III and Emily Deckard; and nine great-grandchildren.

He was preceded by his parents; his wife; a son, Steven Davers Jr.; a grandson, W. Levi Miller; and brothers, Robert Davers, Jack Davers and Jimmy Dean Davers.

He was a member of Baptist Church in North Vernon and a U.S. Army veteran.

He retired from Rockwell Automation in Columbus.

He enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren, fishing, farming and attending to his cattle; and he supported several charities.

Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home, 302 E. Main St., Edinburgh. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh.