Mrs. Viola Stewart, 99, departed this life September 6, 2012 at W Frank wells nursing Home in Macclenny, Florida. Mrs. Stewart was born December 18, 1912 in Tallahassee, FL. She was educated in the public schools of Leon County. After relocating to Baker County, she met and was united in Holy Matrimony to Edward "Redd" Stewart. Mr. Stewart preceded her in death. Other precedents in death: sons, Kenneth Stewart and Emmit Stewart; sisters, Rosie Lee Givens and Katie L. Pickett; brother, John Cooper; and nephew, Arlee (LD) Givens.
Cherishing memories: loving and devoted daughter, Ruth Israel; loving son, Gary Stewart; 6 granddaughters; 17 great-grandchildren; loving sister, Lillian Noakes; devoted niece, Carlena (Eunice) Bell; nephews, Bishop Richard Givens, Elder Mitchell Givens, Evangelist Leroy (Lois) Givens; sister-in-law, Hilda McCray; hosts of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mrs. Viola Stewart will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, September 15, 2012 at Faith Temple C.O.G.I.C. 5 Churches Road, Sanderson, FL.
Family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Friday, September 14, 2012 at Faith Temple, Sanderson, FL.
Arrangements entrusted to COMBS FUNERAL HOME. 292 NE Washington St., Lake City, FL. (386) 752-4366. "The Caring Professionals"