Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Obituary Archives

June 11, 2014

Bert Marshall Stewart

BURLINGTON, N.C. — Bert Marshall Stewart, 78, of Burlington, NC and formerly of Bluefield, WV, died Wednesday, June 4, 2014 in Graham, NC.       

Born October 4, 1935 in Bluefield, WV, he was a son of the late Charles Stewart and Sadie Lanford Stewart. Mr. Stewart was educated in Mercer County Schools and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. After learning to cook in the Army, he became a chef. He worked at Fincastle Country Club, Bluefield Country Club, Shoney's, and at Wendy's on Ambrose Lane in Princeton from 1997 until his retirement. Mr. Stewart also sharpened bits for the mines at Mustard Equipment. He was a member of the Salvation Army Church and First Pentecostal Holiness Church in Bluefield, and Word of Life in Burlington.  

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Aileen L.L. Stewart; children, Burt Stewart, Jr., Robert McKinley Stewart, Carolyn Lowe Stewart, and Alberta Louise Tucker; sons-in-law, Bruce Tucker and Christopher Price; brothers, Frank, Tom, and Walter Stewart; and sisters, Annie Stewart Cox and Mary Stewart Addair.

Survivors include his children, Michael Stewart of Jacksonville, NC, Stephen Stewart of Banner Elk, NC, Mark Anthony Stewart of Seattle, WA, Bernard Stewart of San Antonio, TX, Charles Stewart of Princeton, WV, Robert Stewart of Bluefield, WV, Gloria Stewart of Burlington, NC, Donna Russo of Bluefield, WV, and Deborah Stewart Price of Bluefield, WV; two sisters in Baltimore, MD; and several nieces and nephews.  

Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. from Mercer Funeral Home Chapel in Bluefield, WV with Captain Jerry Lester officiating.

Burial will be private.

Those wishing to share memories or condolence messages with the family may do so by visiting www.MercerFuneralHome.com

1
Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • Harvey Lee Henley Harvey Lee Henley

    PRINCETON — Harvey Lee Henley, 68, of Princeton, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 17, 2014.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dora Ellen Tribble

    PRINCETON — Dora Ellen Tribble, 95, of Glenwood Park Retirement Center, died Saturday, July 19, 2014 at her residence.

    July 22, 2014

  • Reba Jennings Moye Blevins Reba Jennings Moye Blevins

    DANIELS — Reba Jennings Moye Blevins of Daniels, WV, died July 20, 2014.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hazel  G. Wagoner Hazel G. Wagoner

    BARTLEY — Hazel G. Wagoner, 91, of Bartley, WV, passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014, at her residence in Bartley, WV, following a long illness.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Yvonne Marie Shaw Yvonne Marie Shaw

    PRINCETON — Yvonne Marie Shaw, 53, of Princeton, died Friday, July 11, 2014 at Princeton Community Hospital.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Leonard Allen “Len” Chambers Leonard Allen “Len” Chambers

    PRINCETON — Leonard Allen “Len” Chambers, 74, of the Athens Road, Princeton, died Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center in Bluefield.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wilma L. Hale Wilma L. Hale

    TAZEWELL, Va. — Wilma L. Hale, age 74 of Tazewell, VA passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014 at Carilion Tazewell, Community Hospital in Tazewell, VA.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Giovanni "Johnny" Monarchi

    CALLAWAY, Md. — Giovanni "Johnny" Monarchi, 81 of Callaway, MD formerly of Ashland, WV passed away on July 17, 2014 in Callaway, MO.

    July 22, 2014

  • Virgie Gaylene Hess Virgie Gaylene Hess

    ABINGDON, Va. — Virgie Gaylene Hess, Age 85  of Abingdon, Virginia went to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 20, 2014.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ruby Vivian Leedy

    BASTIAN, Va. — Ruby Vivian Leedy, 102 of Bastian, VA and formerly of Bluefield, VA passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at Bland County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

    July 22, 2014

Local News
Editorials