Kathy Zell Stewart Stapleton
Feb 04, 1954 - Jan 11, 2014
Macon, GA- Kathy Zell Stewart Stapleton, 59, of Millerfield Road, died Saturday, Januray 11, 2014, at her residence. The family will greet freinds from 6:00 - 8:00pm, Tuesday at Bridges Funeral Home in Gray. Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm, Wednesday, January 15, 2014, in the chapel of Bridges Funeral Home, with Rev. Gary Thomas officiating. Burial will follow at Elam Memorial Gardens in Gray.
Mrs. Stapleton was born in Dublin on February 04, 1954, and had lived in Macon most of her life. She was the daughter of the late Henry Vernon Stewart and Eunice Vera Howell Stewart. Mrs. Stapleton was a graduate of Dudley M. Hughes High School and was retired from Piggly Wiggly and The Harvey's Corporation, having worked in the shipping and receiving departments. She was of the Baptist faith. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister: Myra Barfield; and by her brothers: Larry Stewart and Carey Stewart.
Mrs. Stapleton is survived by her stepson: Johnny Stapleton; grandchildren: Gabe Stapleton and Jaidyn Stapleton; sisters and brother-in-law: LaRue Albritton and LaVerne and Joe Dooley; brothers and sister-in-law: Dale and Jean Stewart, Jerrell Stewart and Ricky Stewart; and by numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Saint Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105.
The family may be contacted at the residence of Mr. Dale Stewart at 300 Buck Road in Jones County.
Bridges Funeral Home and Crematory in Gray has charge of arrangements. Please visit the online memorial at: www.bridgesfh.com.
Published in The Telegraph on Jan. 14, 2014