Levada Staggs, a resident of Exeter for 69 years, died Friday, March 21, 2014. She was 73.
Levada was born July 17, 1940, in Porum, Okla., to Thomas and Ruth Weaver. She was raised in Exeter and graduated from Exeter High School. For more than 20 years, she worked in the local citrus packinghouses.
Levada was preceded in death by her husband, Doitt Staggs, whom she married in 1956, and her son, Randy Staggs.
She is survived by three children, son Eddie Staggs and wife Dolores, son Donnie Staggs, and daughter Rebecca Staggs; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Services were held last week with burial at the Exeter Cemetery.