Debby Walker Stewart, 63 of Birmingham, passed away on Wednesday, September 16, 2015. Debby was born in Montgomery and was a 1970 graduate of Sidney Lanier High School. She recently retired after a successful career in banking. She enjoyed spending time with family, especially loudly cheering on her precious grandchildren. Debby also enjoyed traveling, gardening and Alabama football. She was a fun-loving, intelligent and caring person who was always there for her family and friends.
Debby is preceded in death by her mother, Ellen Smith. She is survived by her son, Scott Stewart (Regina); grandchildren, Rece Stewart and Reagan Stewart; father, Joe D. Smith; brothers, Jerry Walker (Jane), Bud Smith and Brent Smith; sister, Donna Landry; nieces, Melissa Gasparetto (Brad) and Lauren Smith; nephews, Thomas Walker (Mary Beth) and William Smith; and grandnieces, Carleigh Gasparetto and Cate Gasparetto.
The celebration of Debby's life will be at 12 noon on Monday, September 21, 2015 at Southern Heritage Funeral Home. The family will receive friends beginning at 10am. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations to Jessie's Place.
Published in The Birmingham News from Sept. 18 to Sept. 20, 2015.