Archie T. Stuart Sr., of Boones Mill, passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2013. He was born on November 4, 1925, in Indian Valley, Va., to the late John Henry and Mary Ellen Stuart. One of 11 children, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Lee, Samuel, Roy, Mack, Otis and Clevie; sisters, Grace, Essie, Mae, and Augustus; and grandsons, Dante Wahls and Dante Paige. He is survived by his wife, Virginia Simmons Stuart; children, Archie Stuart Jr. (Nicole), of Texas, Julia Diane Stuart, Virginia Mitchell, and Paula Ferguson (John), all of Boones Mill, and Nicole Mattox (Mark), of Columbus, Ohio; sisters-in-law, Kate Stuart, of Floyd, Va., Connie Stuart, of La Plata, Md., and Sue Stuart, of Alexandria, Va.; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 6, 2013, at Loudon Avenue Christian Church with the Rev. Dr. William L. Lee officiating and the Rev. Willard Watkins, Eulogist. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the
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