1971 ~ 2023
Date of Death: January 10, 2023
In profound sadness, the staff of Veasley Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc. want to express our sincere condolences to the Delph family. Stevenson’s earthly temple is now resting in the care of Veasley Funeral Home. Revelations 21:4 says, "And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death; nor sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain, for the former things are passed away." Be assured that in the days ahead you will surely gain strength from the memories of Mr. Stevenson Benjamin Delph.
Derrick Veasley ~ Director
Henry Veasley ~ Director
Pastor E.C. Maltbia ~ Chaplain
Bro. Stevenson Benjamin Delph, son of the late Cecil and Bertha Lafaye Delph was born in Conway County on February 21, 1971. He departed this life on January 10, 2023.
Bro. Steve was preceded in death by three brothers, Cecil Delph, Jr., Stanley Delph, and Amos Calvin Delph, and one sister, Olivia Fuller.
Bro. Steve was employed by Tokusen in Conway, Arkansas until his health changed. He also worked for many years at Virco in Conway, Arkansas. He loved to hunt deer, farm in the garden, fish and set up his watermelon trailer.
Bro. Steve professed his faith in Christ at an early age and united with the St. Mark Baptist Church in Menifee, Arkansas. He was united in Holy Matrimony to RuQunda Patton on March 15, 2008.
Bro. Steve leaves to cherish his loving memory, his wife, RuQunda Delph; two step daughters, Robyn and Rushunda Ellis; one step son, Robert Ellis; four brothers, Elder James (Elease) Delph of Conway, Arkansas, Ronald (Caprisha) Delph of Little Rock, Arkansas, Waymon (Anita) Delph of Conway, Arkansas, Eric (Kelly) Delph of Menifee, Arkansas; four sisters, Tracy Trezvant of Menifee, Arkansas, Carla Tate of Menifee, Arkansas, Polletta Johnson of Maumelle, Arkansas, Diana (Tony) Byers of Hattieville, Arkansas; nine step grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Walk through visitation for family and friends will be held Friday, January 20, 2023, from 12:00pm to 6:00pm at Veasley Funeral Home.
Celebration of life service will be held Saturday, January 21, 2023, 1:00pm at Philadelphia Baptist Church, 3849 US-64, Menifee, Arkansas.
Committal service and final resting place will be held at the Menifee Community Cemetery.