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James Robert Stewart
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Birth: Jul. 31, 1922
New Martinsville
Wetzel County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 22, 2007
New Martinsville
Wetzel County
West Virginia, USA

James R. Stewart, 84, of Fifth Street, New Martinsville, WV, died Friday, June 22, 2007 at Wetzel County Hospital, New Martinsville.

He was born July 31, 1922 in New Martinsville, the son of the late John R. and Ida Gigley Stewart.

He was a retired supervisor at PPG Industries, a member of the Masonic Lodge #39 A.F. & A.M., the American Legion Post 28, New Martinsville, Moose Lodge #931 New Martinsville, a member and past trustee of the New Martinsville United Methodist Church, and a U.S. Army veteran of WWII.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Rosemary June Burgess Stewart; four sisters, Goldie Jeffers, Mary Steepleton, Dell Bowers and Garnet Lehman; and a brother, William Stewart.

Survivors include a daughter, Jo Ellen (R. Steven) Snider of Hundred, WV; two sons, Jon (Judy) Stewart of Charlotte, NC and James "Jamie" (Lee Ann) Stewart of New Martinsville; two sisters, Vaughn Shepherd and Ida Casto, both of Paden City, WV; seven grandchildren, Kristopher and Mitch Snider, J.R. and Jerod Stewart, and Adam, Staci and Tyler Stewart; and a great granddaughter, Jayden Stewart.

Family received friends on Sunday from 3-5 and 7-9pm at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 751 Third Street, New Martinsville. Funeral services were held Monday at 11:00am at New Martinsville United Methodist Church, 10 Howard Jeffers Drive, New Martinsville, with Rev. Michael Atkinson officiating. Interment in Northview Cemetery, New Martinsville, where military graveside services were conducted. 
 
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 Parents:
  John R. Stewart (1877 - 1930)
  Ida Geigley Stewart (1883 - 1958)
 
 Spouse:
  Rosemary June Burgess Stewart (1927 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Goldia Gertrude Stewart Jeffers (1903 - 1970)*
  Della Stewart Bowers (1905 - 1964)*
  Ida Virginia Stewart Casto (1916 - 2009)*
  Vaughn Lenore Stewart Shepherd (1920 - 2014)*
  James Robert Stewart (1922 - 2007)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Northview Cemetery
New Martinsville
Wetzel County
West Virginia, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 39.67405, -80.85847
 
Created by: thechief1963
Record added: Dec 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82379617
James Robert Stewart
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James Robert Stewart
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James Robert Stewart
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