MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 2, 2014

Steven Joe Fields

1971-2013


— On October 11, 1971, the world was blessed with a loving son, brother and dear friend in Muskogee, Oklahoma, when Blanche M. Fields gave birth to a beautiful, baby boy. He was given the name Steven Joe Fields at Muskogee General Hospital and was the second oldest of four children in the family.

Also affectionately referred to as “Toby”, Steven graduate from Muskogee High School in May of 1994. He loved outdoors, which gave him the feeling of being free and allowed him to simply run. He also loved water, the relaxation of sitting in the swing and he loved music.

Even through life's challenges of special needs, Steven was an overcomer. He touched the heart of everyone he came in contact with through life. For 42 years, we were blessed to share the joy and happiness that he brought to each of our lives. He was a loving son, brother, uncle and friend and will be truly missed.

On Thursday, December 26, 2013, Steven was “summoned by the Lord and took flight with Angels, to thine place of rest.” He was preceded in death by his sister, Tina L. Fields-Jones, a brother-in-law, Dwight Jones and a nephew, Monte' A. Thomas.

Those that wait on the Lord; his mother, Blanche M. Fields; two sister, Cynthia D. Fields and Trina M. Fields-Osborn [Adam, Sr.], all of Muskogee; four nieces, Marlicia D. Thomas, St. Petersburg, Florida, Brittney M. Fields, Springdale, Arkansas, DaNell L. Dorsey, and Amya M. Osborn, both of Muskogee; a nephew, Adam Osborn, Jr., Muskogee; four great-nieces and nephews, along with a host of Aunts, Uncles and Cousins.

The Hour of Remembrance will be shared on Saturday, January 4, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. in the Divine Love Christian Fellowship, with Pastor Michael Webber, Presiding.

Burial will follow in the Booker T. Washington Cemetery in Muskogee.

You may visit Mr. Fields, as he slumbers in peaceful repose at the funeral home on Friday from 10 AM until 6 PM.