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Gertrude Stewart

Sunday, May 28, 2006

Gertrude Stewart, 65, of Kennett, formerly of Steele, Mo., died Tuesday, May 23, 2006, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

Born May 12, 1941, in Leland, Miss., she was the daughter of the late Otis Bennett and Maggie Lee Walker Stewart.

Survivors include three daughters, Marilyn Brodie and Mary Stewart, both of San Jose, Calif., and Evelyn Stewart of Kennett; three sons, James Stewart and Parnell Williams, both of Kennett and Abdul Stewart, of Caruthersville, Mo.; five sisters, M. Lenora, Dixieann and Margaret Stewart, all of Bronx, New York, Ora Bennett Stewart, of Caruthersville and Mary Otis Stewart, of Greenville, Miss.; 15 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Veronica Stewart and one sister, Barbara Jean Greene.

Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, May 30, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at noon, Tuesday, May 30, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Larry Bailey officiating.

Burial will follow in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.