Lucy Irene McCarty Stewart, 89, of Humphrey, widow of John R.
“Ray” Stewart, passed away Friday, November 24, 2017, at
Crestpark of Stuttgart.
Mrs. Stewart was born April 9, 1928, in Altheimer to Noah and
Bessie McCarty. A
daycare operator for over 30 years, she was known as “Miss Lucy”
to hundreds of children in the Grand Prairie area. She was a
Besides her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death
by her daughter, Patricia Ann Stewart; sisters, Jessie,
Margaret, Bessie and Gladys; and brothers, Willie, Earl, Leroy,
Arthur and Noah Jr. (Johnny).
Survivors are two sons, Tommy Stewart and wife Eleanor of
Humphrey and John Stewart and wife Jan of Stuttgart; one sister,
Mary Turney of Stuttgart; sister-in-law, Dorothy McCarty of
Humphrey four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services, officiated by John Young, are 2:00 p.m. Monday
at Corinth Missionary Baptist Church with burial following in
Visitation is 2:00-4:00 p.m. Sunday at Turpin Funeral Home.
Her family requests memorials be made to Frazier Cemetery, %
Peggy Yarbrough, 1034 Hwy. 152, Humphrey, Ark. 72073.