Bom-Wrapper

Elder William Stewart

Elder William Van Stewart

Monday, May 30th, 1932 - Friday, October 18th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Elder William Stewart, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Elder William Stewart with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Obituary

William Van Stewart, 87 years old, passed from this life on the 18th of October, 2019.

William is the son of Mr. and Mrs. George D. Stewart of Evergreen, Alabama, deceased. He is the 7th of 8 children as follows: Margaret Tyndall (Harvey) both deceased, Margie Holley (Henry) both deceased, Carolyn Johnston (Joe) both deceased, Nellie Grace (Henry) both deceased, George Stewart (Olene) both deceased, Elizabeth Ryals (Elvin, deceased), and Clarence Stewart (Jeaneen).

William served in the US Navy during the Korean War for 5 years (1952-1957). He retired from American Cyanamid in 1990.

Elder William Stewart served as pastor of Hopewell Church and Antioch Church, Evergreen, Alabama, for approximately 40 years and pastored Pleasant Hill Church, in Graceville, Florida for many years.

He especially loved his wife, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

William is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Emily A. Stewart, of Milton, Florida; four children, Dan Stewart (Ava), Jerry Stewart (Nancy), Rodney Stewart, and Sherry Smith (Greg); nine grandchildren, Shena Simmons (Ryan), Gracie Stewart, Brock Stewart (Tiffany), Lauren Stewart, Jarrod Stewart, Katie Atwater (Brad), Jennifer Smith, Stacy Diamond (Matt), and Ben Smith (Hannah); nine great-grandchildren; and a host of friends and relatives.

Services celebrating the life of Elder William V. Stewart, will be held at 2:30 p.m., Monday, October 21, 2019, at Hopewell Primitive Baptist Church. Burial will follow services in Hopewell Primitive Baptist Church cemetery, with Lewis Funeral Home of Milton directing.

Visitation will be held 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., at the church, prior to the funeral service
Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, October 21st, 2019 | 1:00pm - 2:30pm
    When
    Monday, October 21st, 2019 1:00pm - 2:30pm
    Location
    Hopewell Primitive Baptist Church
    Address
    6720 Hopewell Road
    MILTON, FL 32570
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Monday, October 21st, 2019 | 2:30pm
    When
    Monday, October 21st, 2019 2:30pm
    Location
    Hopewell Primitive Baptist Church
    Address
    6720 Hopewell Baptist Church
    MILTON, FL 32570
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Location
    Hopewell Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
    Address
    6720 Hopewell Road
    MILTON, FL 32570
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Elder William here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
RJ

Raymond Johns

Posted at 12:16am
"Gone is a God fearing man, true to his calling, never to be alone, forever in the present of God". I thank God for having known "Elder: William Stewart". He was a kind hearted person.----Dec. Raymond--Ada Johns
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Share by: