A public viewing for Mr. Stavis will be held from 2 to 7 p.m. today at the mortuary.

Andrew "BoBo" Stavis was born on Sept. 22, 1957, in Rembert, to the late Mary M. Stavis and Douglas Wells.

"BoBo" was preceded in death by his mother, Mary M. Stavis; his father, Douglas Wells; his sister, Patricia Ann Sumpter; and the beloved mother of his children, Mary E. Cannon.

"BoBo" entered into eternal rest on Saturday, May 2, 2020, in Sumter.

"BoBo" leaves to cherish his precious memories: a special friend, Deloris Hodge; four biological children, Avery Wilson, Lorenzo Cannon, Lakeila Cannon and Lakeema Cannon; six stepchildren, Lakesha (Marion) McMillian, Lameka Cannon, Latoya Cannon, Letaurus (Angelica) Cannon, Debra (John) Sanders and Valerie (Darryl) Lane; 23 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a niece, Valencia Sumpter; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Services are entrusted to Whites Mortuary LLC Ministry in the Market Place.