Howard R. Stewart

Published 5:00 am Monday, May 2, 2005

Services for Howard R. Stewart of Summit are 2 p.m., Sunday, May1, at Riverwood Family Funeral Service Chapel with burial in GumGrove Baptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation is Sunday from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m., at the funeralhome.

Mr. Stewart, 54, died April 29, 2005, at Southwest RegionalMedical Center. He was born in Lincoln County on Dec. 2, 1950, toHarvey Stewart and Gladys Martin Stewart.

He was a painter.

Preceding him in death were his parents.

Survivors are his wife, Mary R. Stewart of Brookhaven; hisex-wife, Judy Dykes of Brookhaven; his daughter and son-in-law,Mary and Michael Young of Monticello; his sons anddaughters-in-law, Randall and Shannon Frost, and Howard Jr. andStacy Stewart, all of Brookhaven; his step-sons, Joey DeLon, andNicholas DeLon Sr., both of Louisiana; his sister, Shirley King ofBrookhaven; his brother, Pete Stewart of Brookhaven; and 17grandchildren. of Copiah County.

Preceding her in death was her husband, Marvin Massey.

Survivors are her son, Gene S. Massey of Hattiesburg; and threegrandchildren.