Brother David Caldwell Stewart, Sr., a resident of Troy, Alabama passed away at his residence Sunday, September 11, 2016. Mr. Stewart was an Alabama State Trooper from 1961-1988. After retiring from the Alabama State Troopers, he ministered to several United Methodist Churches. He was the Pastor at Murphy's Chapel United Methodist Church until his death. He was preceded in death by his father, E. Caldwell Stewart and mother, Eloise Haigler Stewart.
He leaves to cherish his memories a loving wife of 55 years, Charlotte Rivers Stewart, three daughters; Jackie (Lawrence) Asher of Banks, AL; Katie (Steve) Beasley of Tallassee, AL; Bernie (Tim) Warren of Elmore, AL; one son, David (Angie) Stewart, Jr. of Troy, AL; thirteen grandchildren; Michael (Laura) Asher, Jeremy ( Britney) Asher, Ashley (John) Fondren, Victoria Beasley, David C. Stewart, III, Mikaela Stewart, Ashton Stewart, Tate Stewart, Eliza Stewart, Stanlie Stewart, Noel Warren, Kamryn Warren and Magen (Jeremy) Cramer, Eleven great-grandchildren; Sydney Asher, Alyssa Asher, Brayden Asher, Brodee Asher, Alex Asher, Kensley Navarre, Karley Navarre, Tony Ray Navarre, Austin Fondren, Tallan Cramer and Railyn Cramer; a sister, Gail (Augie) Shegon and a brother, Allen (Judy) Stewart all from Montgomery, AL. and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral Services will be held Friday, September 16, 2016 at 12:00pm, with visitation for family and friends from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at Murphy's Chapel United Methodist Church, 9609 County Road 7708, Troy, AL 36081, with Steve L. Badskey of Aldersgate United Methodist Church officiating, and Magnolia Cremations & Funeral Services directing. The family request that in lieu of flowers, make donations to Murphy's Chapel United Methodist Church or charity of your choice.
Published in the Montgomery Advertiser on Sept. 14, 2016.