Robert J. Stevens of Port St. Joe, Florida, also known as Bobby Joe, passed away on Tuesday, May 23 at his home surrounded by his loved ones. He previously was employed as a driver/ trainer for McKenzie Tank Lines. He is preceeded in death by his daughter, Tina Dianne Stevens; Jenny Stevens, mother of his children; and his father, Clyde Stevens. He us survived by his wife of 21 years, Debi Stevens; daughters, Whitney Leuenberger (Chris) and Ashley Hudson (Will); sons, Bobby Stevens (Cassy), Ronnie Stevens (Charrish), Brandon Stevens, (April) and Scott McAlister; eight grandchildren and his best girl, Maxine, who loved her owner unconditionally and stayed by his side. The family requests instead of flowers that you do an act of kindness for someone in need.

Services will be 2 p.m. ET Friday, May 26, at Trinity Episcopal Church in Apalachicola.