Gladys Stewart

Saturday, July 9, 2005

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Gladys Beatrice Stewart, 94, of Sikeston died Thursday, July 7, 2005, at Heartland Care Rehab Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born April 4, 1911, in Sikeston, daughter of William "Bill" and Edith Mae Cora Swinney. She and Hugh David Stewart were married Sept. 4, 1932. He died in July 1969.

Stewart was employed at Missouri State Employment Service more than 30 years, and was a member of First Christian Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Janet Lohr of Cape Girardeau; two grandsons; and three great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at Ponder Funeral Home from 5 to 7 Sunday, and Monday from 10 a.m. until time of service at First Christian Church.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the church, with Dr. Allen Shriver officiating. Burial will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery.