Earl Stevens IV, was born November 16, 1995 to Taneka McCoy Gibson and Earl Stevens III in Toledo, Ohio. On this day, God gifted Earl with a gentle and quiet stance that would make an imperishable impact on the world.
Earl graduated from Ledford Hight School in 2014 and played football during his high school years. After high school Earl embarked on the journey of manhood and accomplished so many amazing things. Earl had many friends that loved and adored him. He met the love of his life Courtney Janae Thomas in the 7th grade and they have been like two peas in a pod since then. Earl was a world traveler and traveled many places with his family and Courtney. Courtney and Earl were inseparable and they had a love for one another that was untouchable and will be forever lasting.
Earl loved spending time with family. He had a smile that touched your heart and the gleam in his eyes was one of sincerity and kindness. Earl loved dogs and they were a staple companion throughout his life, he favored the bread of Pitts and they adored him as well. Earl enjoyed watching sports and going to football games. He loved music and enjoyed the finer things that life could offer. Earl made an imperishable impression in this world during his lifetime. Earl was a quiet dreamer and his entrepreneurial gift created many amazing busines adventures. Packrunna North Apparel is his successful signature apparel brand and has made a lasting mark on all generations. He was not a boisterous person but was a giving and caring person, who always sought to help others in any way he could. Earl’s life along the way shaped him into an amazing man for his purpose in life. Earl fulfilled his purpose on this earth in 24 years effortlessly and with humbleness. Earl Stevens IV used all the talents God gifted him. Earl will forever inspire us to dream, be fearless and seek to accomplish whatever dreams we have in life just as he did…. Packrunna FOR LIFE.
Earl was preceded in death by his grandfather, Terry McCoy Sr & great grandfather Earl Stevens Sr.
Earl leaves fond and loving memories in the hearts of his mother Taneka McCoy Gibson (Secrick) of Winston Salem, NC and father Earl Stevens III of Toledo Ohio, brother Dareon Stevens (Winston Salem, NC ); sisters: Asia Amaya and Nina Stevens; Grandparents: Willette McCoy, Carolyn Young and Earl Stevens Jr.,(Carlis) all from Toledo, Ohio; Aunts: Keisha (Andre), Tryne King and Tanesha McCoy all from Toledo, Ohio; Uncle Terry McCoy from Toldeo, Ohio. The love of his life Courtney Jane Thomas (Thomasville, NC); inseparable best friends since middle school: Quandarrius Harbinson and Quinton Childress and his adopted brother in life, Brycen Thomas. Earl leaves behind to cherish fond memories with a host of friends and family.
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