Funeral services for Mr. Charles Daniel “Dan” Stewart will be held Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at 1 p.m. at Victory Baptist Church, 1777 Tate Lane, Mt. Juliet, with Bro. Donald Owens and Bro. Chuck Groover officiating. Interment – LaGuardo Cemetery. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Visitation Tuesday 4-8 p.m. at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home, Lebanon and Wednesday after 11 A.M. at the Church.
Mr. Stewart, age 82 of the LaGuardo Community, passed away June 4, 2017, at his home.
A native of Wilson County, he was the son of the late Charles Peyton Stewart and Janie Sue Williams Stewart. A life-long farmer, he owned and operated Stewarts Grocery for many years. He was co-founder of the LaGuardo Utility District and Advanced Propane, Inc. He served on the Wilson County Commission and was a member of Victory Baptist Church. He taught Sunday School for sixty-years and served as a deacon at LaGuardo and Immanuel Baptist Churches.
He is survived by his wife of sixty-two years, Bettye Jones Stewart; four children: Danny (Diane) Stewart, Teddy (Laurie) Stewart, Janelyn Knowles, Dana Faye Stewart; sister, Janette Tatum; nine grandchildren: Danielle (Jason) Black, Bethany (Drew) Green, Chuck Stewart, Luke (Missy) Stewart, Andy (Hailey) Stewart, Noah Stewart, John (Leigh) Knowles, Stewart (Madelyn) Knowles, Rebecca Knowles; six great-grandchildren: Aidan Black, Mylee Knowles, Thomas Daniel Knowles, Grant Stewart, Reese Knowles and Reed Stewart.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Victory Baptist Church Building Fund.
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