Kerry G. Stewart

OAK GROVE - Funeral services for Kerry Glen Stewart, age 48, of Oak Grove, Louisiana were held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, February 7, 2009 at Cox Funeral Home Chapel in Oak Grove, Louisiana.

Reverends Laymond Tucker, Ron Bray, and Kevin Stewart officiated.

Burial followed in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Oak Grove, Louisiana.

Services are under the direction of Cox Funeral Home of Oak Grove.

Mr. Stewart died Wednesday, February 4, 2009 in West Monroe, Louisiana, after a short illness of cancer. A welder, he worked in industry for several years before working in pipeline construction.

He is preceded in death by his father, Bobby Stewart; his brother, Von Stewart; his sister, Charlotte Crane; and his grandparents, Henry and Lottie Stewart and Arnold and Audrey Lee.

Survivors include his beloved wife of 30 years, Teresa Stewart of Oak Grove; blessed by one child, Robert Blake Stewart of Oak Grove; grandson, his pride and joy, Garrett Capers Stewart of Oak Grove; his mother and step father, Peggy and J. R. Hamilton of Kilbourne, Louisiana; sister, Vicki Stewart of Oak Grove; sister and brother-in-law, Debra and Lynn Dukes of Lake Providence, Louisiana; sister and brother-in-law, Sherryl and John Thrower of Downsville, Louisiana; sister and brother-in-law, Gina and Scott Echols of Garland, Texas; step sister and her husband, Angelia and Tommy Sammons of Eudora, Arkansas; step brother and his wife, Mike and Terry Hamilton of Kilbourne, Louisiana; brother-in-law, BoBo Thames and wife Renee of Bastrop, Louisiana; brother-in-law, Bobby Jack Mullins and wife Susie of Mangham, Louisiana; brother-in-law, Ben David Mullins of Rayville, Louisiana; brother-in-law, Todd Mullins and wife Angie of Rayville, Louisiana; sister-in-law, Katrina Poland Thames of Oak Grove, Louisiana; nephews are Bobby Yelverton and wife Jessica, Andy Yelverton, Kevin Stewart and wife, Terri, Spenser Stewart and wife, Leah, Ronnie Stewart, Jamie Madden, Clay Madden, Cameron Madden, Jesse Dukes, Nathan Dukes, Jeremy Vining, Justin Echols, Ky Thames, Lee Mullins; nieces are Carla Stewart, Nicole Dukes, Kelley Dukes, Brittany Vining, Jennifer Echols, Jolie Echols, Kadee Thames, Lyndsey Poland, Sarah Mullins, Katie Mullins, Josephine Mullins; great nieces and nephews,, Hannah Dukes, Trinity Vining, Marissa, Madison and Mason Yelverton, Carleigh, Chase, Colin, Abby, Tyler and Aiden Madden, Cameron, Catlin, Corinne, Theresa, Briley, Hayden, Stewart and Peyton Hodges; and his dog, “Mack”.

Pallbearers were Joe Taylor of Lufkin, Texas, Pete Hogan of Marshall, Texas, Sammy McDowell of Queen City, Texas, Randall Hill of Oak Grove, Louisiana, Dennis Butler of West Monroe, Louisiana, Nathan Golden of Surgionsville, Tennessee, Calvin Freeman of Oak Grove, Louisiana, Randy Burton of Oak Grove. Honorary pallbearers were John Thrower, Scott Echols, Lynn Dukes, BoBo Thames, and Bryan Vining, Dallas, Tx.

The family would like to send a heartfelt thanks to the motorcycle riders and everyone who helped to make everything possible to honor his wishes.

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