Robert J. Stewart(1949 - 2013)

Robert J. Stewart, 64

Funeral Services for Robert J. Stewart of Mountain Home, Arkansas, will be 10:00 am, Friday, August 30, 2013, at Kirby & Family Funeral Home Chapel, with Pastor David Johnson officiating.

Robert passed away August 27, 2013, in Mountain Home, Arkansas at the age of 64. He was born August 23, 1949, in San Diego, California, the son of Robert H. and Faye Dean Wells Stewart. He moved to the Twin Lakes area with his family during his childhood. Robert lived in Mountain Home since 1984. Being a man of many talents, Bob realized his dream when he founded Auto Services Company in 1986 and watched it grow to become one of the top U.S. warranty companies-A true American success story. After retiring from Auto Services Company in 1999, Bob's strong-willed determination came through as he completed reserve officer training and began serving as a part time police officer. He also had an enthusiasm for flying his helicopter and restoring classic automobiles.

Robert is survived by his three sons, Robert Wesley (Gabriela) Stewart of Springdale, AR, Johnny (Melody) Adamson of Mountain Home, AR and Jimmy (Stephanie) Adamson of Springdale, AR, grandchildren, Isabel and Sophie Stewart and Raygan, Parker, Molly and Ryan Adamson.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and sister, Donna Duncan.

Entombment will be in the Kirby's Tucker Memorial Mausoleum, Mountain Home, AR, with Robert W. Stewart, Johnny Adamson, Charles Hubbard and Paul Fry as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Johnny Hauf, Phillip Hurst and Lenny Brison.

Arrangements are by Kirby and Family Funeral and Cremation Services. Visit an online obituary and guestbook at

Published in Baxter Bulletin from Aug. 29 to Aug. 31, 2013