Leona Carol Stewart was welcomed in our Lord Jesus Christ's loving arms, to her heavenly home on Sunday, December 28, 2014.
Leona passed away at Kindred Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky. Leona was born on November 3, 1948 in Berea, Kentucky and was the daughter of the late Pete and Frances McKinney of Berea. She was also predeceased by her brother Woody McKinney and very dear friend Eileen Lanham, and her loving mother-in-law Vola Hutson Stewart. Leona is survived by her loving and very devoted husband Jeb "Jerry" Stewart, a loving special 'sister' friend Sophia Fletcher of Richmond and also a sister-in-law Carol McKinney of New Albany, Indiana.
Leona was retired from Peoples' Bank in Berea, Kentucky, and she was a cat lover but she loved all animals and loved being outdoors camping and fishing with her husband. She, Jeb and Vola walked the Cumberland Mountain Trail together. Leona was a member of the Berea Professional Womens Club and a member of the Gloryland Baptist Church.
Visitation will be at Lakes Funeral home Thursday from 6-9 pm. Funeral services will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Cecil Burns officiating. Burial will follow in the Madison County Memorial Gardens.
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