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Dorothy Marie Stewart

Dorothy Marie Stewart, longtime Okmulgee County resident, died Monday morning, March 8, 2004 at Rebold Manor at the age of 83. She was born September 16, 1920 in Seminole County to Samuel Henry and Alice Vinnie (Parsons) Sparks. She married Herman Stewart on September 16, 1935 in Beggs and they resided in the rural Beggs and Mounds area until moving to Beggs in 1991. She worked for many years at McNabb’s Grocery Store in Mounds. Mrs. Stewart was a member of the First Christian Church of Mounds, and a Fifty Year member of the Rebekah Lodge and Order of the Eastern Star. She was preceded in death by her parents and several siblings. Survivors include her husband, Herman Stewart, of the home, a daughter, Sharon Mount of Beggs, a sister, Mary Frost of Wagoner, and two grandchildren. A graveside service will be held 2:00 P.M. Thursday, March 11, 2004 at the Mounds Cemetery with Minister L.O. McNabb officiating. The family will receive friends from 5-7 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home. Arrangements are under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of Beggs.