Mrs. Stuart was born June 30, 1923, in Breckenridge to Beulah Mae (Cowen) and Carroll Casper Henderson. She married Douglas Richard Stuart in Houston on Aug. 28, 1953, and was a secretary for the George West ISD and a member of the First Baptist Church of George West.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Lloyd D. Henderson; and a sister, Gertrude Marie Paine.
Survivors include her husband, Douglas R. Stuart of George West; two sons, Richard B. Stuart of Bryan and Michael R. (Priscilla) Stuart of Beeville; a grandson, Gordon M. Stuart of Beeville; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation was held Saturday from 1 to 3 p.m. at Galloway & Sons chapel in George West.
A graveside service was conducted at 4 o’clock following visitation at George West Cemetery with Rev. Bruce Irving officiating. Musical selections included “When We All Get To Heaven” and “There’s a Land That Is Fairer Than Day.”
Pallbearers were the First Baptist Church deacons.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Galloway & Sons Funeral Home