Helen Eileen Stewart

Monday, September 25, 2017

Helen Eileen Stewart, 94, of Rector, Ark., passed away on Sunday, September 24, 2017, at the Manor Nursing Home in Poplar Bluff, Mo. She was born on August 11, 1923, in Marble Hill, Mo., to the late Thomas and Myrtle (Hedge) Hovis.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Rector, Ark., and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include one son, Mark Stewart of Owensville, Mo.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Glen Stewart; two brothers, Eugene and Clayton Hovis; and one sister, Iretha Hetherington.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 27, at the First Baptist Church in Rector with Bro. Ardell Polk officiating. The family will receive visitors beginning at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, continuing until the time of the service at the church.

Interment will be in the Woodland Heights Cemetery, of Rector, under the direction of Faith Funeral Service, Manila, Ark.

Those who wish may sign the guest registry at www.faithfuneralservice.net