STEPHENVILLE- Funeral services for Jimmie Earl Stewart, 84, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Stephenville Funeral Home Chapel with David Harris officiating. Burial will follow at Oakdale Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday at Stephenville Funeral Home.
Jimmie was born in Altus, Okla. to the late John Ray and Lola Mae Jackson Stewart. He married Charlene Ruth Hyman on March 27, 1953 in Jal, N. M. Jimmie was a member of the Hillcrest Church of Christ. He was a section supervisor for production, storage, and sales of liquid products for 37 years with El Paso Natural Gas Company. He loved fishing and golf. Jimmie lived many years in Jal, N.M., moved to Midkiff, Texas in 1963 and to Stephenville in 1985.
Survivors include his wife Charlene, daughters Catherine ‘Beverly’ and husband Les Wilson of Keys, Okla., Bonnie and husband Keith Davis of Stephenville, son, Russell and wife Kara Stewart of Liberal, Kan., brother Billy John Stewart of Lubbock, sister Sandra Medley of Lubbock, grandchildren Michelle and husband Jason Anderson, Cristyl and husband William Milburn, Eric Schlittler, Amy and husband Robert Dobbs, Aimee and husband Clint Bissett, Matthew Davis and wife Shanda King, Jonathan Caraway, Courtney and husband Justin Boles, Cameron Stout and Alexis Stewart, 17 great-grandchildren and three great great-grandchildren.
Jimmie was preceded in death by sisters Nelda Cox and Wanda Harrold, brothers-in-law Charles Holland, Joe Cox, Jim Harrold and Ray Medley.
The Stewart family wishes expressions of sympathy be made in the form of donations to the New Mexico Christian Children’s Home, 1356 NM 236, Portales, New Mexico 88130.
Online condolence may be made at www.stephenvillefh.com