Dateline: January 8, 2004
Samuel Stewart, 87, a retired funeral director, died on January 1, 2004,
in a Fort Worth nursing home. Funeral
services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 4, 2004, at Eastridge
Baptist Church with Rev. Myron Crawford, Rev. Tommy Pophin, and Rev. Bill
Weaver officiating. Burial was held in Mountain Peak Cemetery near
Stewart was born on October 23, 1916, in Duncan, Oklahoma, to Richard L.
and Onie Virginia Davis Stewart. He
was a veteran of World War II serving in the U.S. Army. He was a funeral director working in various places including
Clarendon, Memphis, and at Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home in Mineral
Wells. He was a member of
Eastridge Baptist Church. He
married Inez Juanita Bonner in 1942.
She preceded him in death on February 12, 2001.
Stephen Ross Stewart of Goldsboro, NC, and Michael Rex Stewart of
Fort Worth; grandchildren: Stephen Stewart, Jr., of Puyallup,WA; Christopher Sean
Stewart of Seabrook,TX; Michael Damon Stewart of Evansville, IN; Emily
Gail Stewart of Evansville, IN; Jarred Nicholas Stewart of Goldsboro, NC;
and Tiffany Nicole Stewart of Goldsboro, NC; 3 great-grandchildren;
brothers: Jack Stewart of KS;
Lawrence Stewart of Oklahoma City,OK; Bill Stewart of OK; and Cecil
Stewart of CA.
were under the direction of Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home of
Mineral Wells, Texas.
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