Name: Millie Alta (Garrison) Stewart
From: The Commerce Journal,
Date: Thursday, September 16, 1965
Funeral services for Mrs. Alta Stewart, 83, a resident of Cumby, Route 1, were Held Wednesday afternoon at Mt. Zion Church with the Rev. Paul Capehart conducting. Burial was in Mt. Zion Cemetery with Jones Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Stewart died Tuesday, Sept. 14, in a local hospital.
A native of Illinois, she was born May 27, 1882, the daughter of William J. and Rachel Payne Garrison. She was married to W. O. Stewart, who preceded her in death in 1950.
Mrs. Stewart was a member of the Mt. Zion Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Plez Beaty of Lorraine; five sons: Raymon Stewart of Cumby, H. I. Stewart of Midland, Paul Stewart of Colorado City, Jess Stewart of Freemont, Calif., and W. O. Stewart of Tahoka; two sisters: Mrs. Ezell Hooten of Dallas and Mrs. Ethel Read of Campbell; 12 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were V. V. Riley, Clyde Holley, Carl Carothers, Lloyd Thomas, Clark Vaughn and Amos Vaughn.