Posted: Thursday, November 13, 2008 9:13 am
The Messenger. 11.12.08 Roger Eugene Stewart, 55, of Hickman, Ky., died 3:20 p.m. Nov. 10, 2008, at his home. Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Strong Funeral Home in Hickman, with the Rev. James Fortner officiating. Burial will follow in Hickman City Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Walter Goodman, Mark Williams, Jeff Kilpatrick, Hubert Maynard, David Riffe, Richard Tacker and Terry Patey. Friends may call at the funeral home 6-8 p.m. today. He was born June 25, 1953, in Tiptonville, son of Nettie Stewart of Hickman and the late Leemon Stewart. He was a member of Midway Baptist Church and was employed at Lennox Hearth Products in Union City. Survivors also include his wife, Katie Stewart; two sons, J.R. Stewart and Christopher Stewart, both of Hickman; two daughters, Kelly Poynor of Tiptonville and Rebecca Stewart of Hickman; two brothers, Gaylon Stewart and Leemon Stewart, both of Fulton; three sisters, Virginia Stewart and Donna Peoples, both of Fulton, and Marsha Gallimore of Dresden; four grandchildren; and seven nieces and eight nephews. He was also preceded in death by his brother, David Stewart.