James M. Stewart, 79, of Morrisonville, passed away on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 11:51 p.m. at his home.
He was born of February 13, 1935 at Hillsboro; the son of Edward M. and Madge E. (Chesser) Stewart. He married Carol L. Smith on October 25, 1959 at Morrisonville United Methodist Church. Before his retirement, Jim was a 2nd generation owner of Stewart’s Market in Morrisonville. He was a member of Morrisonville United Methodist Church. He was a veteran of the Air National Guard.
Survivors include: His wife, Carol L. Stewart of Morrisonville, IL; son, Greg (wife, Luanne) Stewart of Morrisonville, IL; two granddaughters, Danielle Furness (fiancé, Devon) and Shelby Furness; one great-grandson, Drayven Fenton; brother, Robert (wife, Frances) Stewart of Morrisonville, IL; four step-grandchildren; and 11 step-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Vicky L. Furness on November 5, 2012.
Private family services will be held. Burial will be in Morrisonville Cemetery.
Perfetti Funeral Home in Morrisonville is in charge of arrangements.