Steve “Pappy” Stanley age 70 of Smithville passed away Monday afternoon at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro. He was born January 3, 1947 to his parents, James Edward Stanley and the late Dean Campbell Stanley. In addition to his mother, he was preceded death by his wife: Lucy Stanley; 1 Son: Stevie Stanley; Sister: Paulette Bain; Brothers-in-law: Aubrey Gunter, Ernest Warren. Steve was a member of the Smithville Church of Christ and a retired truck driver. Survivors include 3 children: Lori (Manuel) Ramirez, Paul (Amy) Stanley, Jamie (Arturo) Ramirez all of Smithville; Father: James Stanley of Smithville; Brother-in-law; Randy Bain of Smithville; Niece; Tammy Moser of Smyrna; 17 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held 2 PM Thursday January 26, 2017 at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with Bro. Dan Gulley officiating and burial to follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be on Wednesday from 1 PM until 8 PM and Thursday 10AM until time of the service at 2 PM. In lieu of flowers the family asked that donations be made to DeKalb Funeral Chapel to help with funeral expenses. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.