Ellis Edward “Dick” Stewart, 79, of Blountstown, passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2012, at his home.
Mr. Stewart was a native and lifelong resident of Calhoun County and was a farmer. He attended the Blountstown Community Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Daniel and Orie (O’Bryan) Stewart; his first wife, Lola Mae Edenfield Stewart; an infant daughter; and two brothers, Rubin Ralph (Buddy) Stewart and Roy Stewart.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Lucille Stewart; four sons, Rubin Stewart and his wife, Belle, Jeff Stewart and his wife, JoAnn, and Daniel Stewart, all of Blountstown, and James Stewart and his wife, Sherrie, of Altha; a daughter, Sissy Caughran, and her husband, Ross, of Marianna; a brother, Broward Stewart, of Blountstown; two sisters, Janie Young and Lula O’Bryan, both of Blountstown; eleven grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 21, from the Adams Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Dewayne Tolbert officiating. Interment will follow in the Sunny Hill Cemetery near Altha.
Adams Funeral Home in Blountstown is in charge of the arrangements (phone 674-5449). Online condolences may be made at www.adamsfh.com.