Geneva Carrie Stewart, 91, of Rudy entered into rest Tuesday, May 5, 2015. She was born Aug. 15, 1923, in Rudy to the late Deaneys and Jane Childers Gentry. She was a founding member of Oliver Springs Freewill Baptist Church. She worked at Darrell Thomas Co. for many years and enjoyed visiting with her nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her only son, Michael Keith Stewart; her four brothers, Walter, Ted, Paul and Amos Gentry; and her four sisters, Jewel Cook, Edna Weeks, Trixie Chadwick and Wanda Arnold.
She is survived by her granddaughter, Nicole Swanson and husband Steve of Barling; a grandson, Kevin Stewart and wife Jenna of Rudy; a great-grandson, Tyler Swanson of Fort Smith; a great-granddaughter, Kenna Stewart of Rudy; a daughter-in-law, Cheryl Stewart of Rudy; and several nieces and nephews.
A family-hosted memorial service was May 9 at Oliver Springs Freewill Baptist Church with interment of ashes at Mount McCurry Cemetery in Rudy. Cremation was under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home in Van Buren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Peachtree Hospice, 2910 Jenny Lind Road, Fort Smith, AR 72901.
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