Ayako Yamamoto Stevens



JACKSONVILLE - Ayako Yamamoto Stevens, 86, of Jacksonville, died Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday at Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville Chapel with Rev. Yasushi Nemoto officiating. Burial will follow at Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery.
Mrs. Stevens was a survivor of the atomic bomb from Hiroshima, Japan.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Yutaka and Hideko Yamamoto; and two sons, Dennis Patrick Stevens and one infant son.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Allan Franklin Stevens of the home; three sons, Gene Stevens of Jacksonville, George Stevens of Snow Hill and Michael Allan Stevens of Jacksonville; two brothers, Hirofumi Yamamoto and Yoshinori Yamamoto, both of Hiroshima, Japan; and thirteen grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 – 8 PM at Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville Chapel.