In Loving Memory
Steven Roger Waters
Steven “Steve” Roger Waters, 59, of Bakersfield California, had gained his angel wings on September 12, 2016.
Steven was born in on July 31, 1957 in Shafter California. He enjoyed fishing, woodworking, landscaping, nature, and several other hobbies. Steven was passionate about helping others in need. He would assist anyone, including strangers that would cross his path. Steven had many friends and loved ones in Shafter and Bakersfield California.
Steve is Predeceased by his father Odis O’neal Waters of Shafter California, mother Hazel Ida Waters of Shafter California, Brother Jerry Waters of Arkansas, his granddaughter Kayla Mae Michele Childress of Bakersfield California, and companion Pamela Gray of Shafter California.
Steven is survived by his children, Michele Childress of Pope Mississippi, Jakob Waters of Shafter California, and Stephanie Waters of Scio Oregon. His grandchildren Larry Childress Jr., Chloe Childress, Abigail Waters, Audreigh Waters, Lillian Hodges, and Adelynn Waters. Steven is also survived by his former spouse, Loretta Thomas of Scio Oregon.
Steven is also survived by his stepchildren, Bridget Freeman, Nickolas Burton, Destiny Brown, Desiree Burton, Stormie Gray, and their children.
A memorial service is pending at this time.
Don't grieve for me, for now I'm free, I'm following the path God laid for me.
I took his hand when I heard his call, I turned my back and left it all.
I could not stay another day, To laugh, to love, to work, to play.
Tasks left undone must stay that way, I've found that peace at the end of the day.
If my parting has left a void, Then fill it with remembered joy.
A friendship shared, a laugh, a kiss, Ah, yes, these things too I will miss.
Be not burdened with times of sorrow, I wish you the sunshine of tomorrow.
My Life's been full, I savored much, Good friends, good times, a loved one' touch.
Perhaps my time seemed all too brief, Don't lengthen it now with undue grief.
Lift up your heart and share with me, God wanted me now, He set me free.
Janice M. Fair-Salters
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