Farm Animals 29

Bobby Wade Stewart

July 3, 1938 ~ March 18, 2022 (age 83)

Obituary

Bobby W. Stewart, 83, of Russellville, Arkansas, died Friday, March 18, 2022, at Pleasant Hill Daisey House in Benton, Arkansas.  Funeral service will be held 2:00 PM, Wednesday, March 23, 2022, at Crow Mountain Baptist Church.  Dr. Timothy Deahl and Rev. Howard Kisor will officiate.  Burial will follow at Pisgah Cemetery in Pottsville by Humphrey Funeral Service.  Visitation will be one hour prior beginning at 1:00 pm at the church.

A son of John and Verna (Daniels) Stewart, Bobby was born July 3, 1938, in Pottsville, Arkansas.  He married Mary A. (Morphis) Stewart, on September 13, 1959, in Pottsville, Arkansas.

Bobby is survived by his wife of 62 years, Mary Stewart; their daughter, Alice A. Stewart of Bryant; their special son, Jim Draper (Tami) of Alexander, Arkansas; two granddaughters, Taylor & Madison Draper of Alexander; a sister, Nina Reed of Charleston, Arkansas; a niece, Cynthia Corley (James) of Charleston; and two nephews, Steve Stewart (Tammy) of Hattieville, Arkansas, and Jason Morphis of Dover, Arkansas.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, J.W. Stewart.

Bobby was a true American entrepreneur having started and successfully operated many different business services throughout his working career including window manufacturing, cattle farming, and real estate.  He loved to work, cut timber and dabbled for a while in antique cars.

He and Mary were members of Crow Mountain Baptist Church of Russellville where they were faithful and active members, deeply engaged in their church and Sunday School classes.  Bobby also served as a member of Gideons International.

Bobby was a 14-year member of the Arkansas Army National Guard, serving as an active duty member during the Little Rock Central High crisis of 1957.

The Stewart family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to Kindred Hospice of Russellville and Benton for the incredible support they have provided.

Memorials may be made to the building fund of Crow Mountain Baptist Church, 1138 Crow Mountain Road, Russellville, AR 72802; and, Gideons International, P.O. Box 97251, Washington, D.C. 20090-7251.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
March 23, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Crow Mountain Baptist Church
1138 Crow Mountain Road
Russellville, AR 72801

Funeral Service
Wednesday
March 23, 2022

2:00 PM
Crow Mountain Baptist Church
1138 Crow Mountain Road
Russellville, AR 72801

Interment following funeral service
Wednesday
March 23, 2022

Pisgah Cemetery
Pisgah Rd
Pottsville, AR 72858

Donations

Gideons International
PO Box 97251, Washington DC 20090-7251
Web: http://gideons.org

Crow Mountain Baptist Church
PO Box 10846, Russellville AR 72812
Tel: 1-479-967-6352
Web: http://mycmbc.us

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