Terry Dwane Stewart

Terry Dwane Stewart


Terry Dwane Stewart, 73, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Saturday, January 7, 2023 at Macon Health Care Center in Macon, Missouri.

The son of the late Andrew and Eliza Jean (Beall) Stewart, he was born April 1, 1949 in Kirksville, Missouri. On May 18, 1979 in Kirksville, Missouri, Terry was united in marriage to Marsha Ann Seavey.

Terry is survived by his wife Marsha of forty-three years; two sons and daughters-in-law, Jeff and Tammy Crow of LaPlata, MO, and Josh and Laci Stewart of Novinger, MO; three daughters and a son-in-law, Donnita Shultz of Kirksville, MO, Kay and Albert Hawkins of Columbia, MO, and Angie Stewart of Columbia, MO; one brother, Randy Stewart of Kirksville, MO; four sisters and two brothers-in-law, Andrea VanDyke and Priss and Dave Coy all of Kirksville, MO, Donna Steele of Novinger, MO, and Mickey and Donnie Watts of Milan, MO; twenty-four grandchildren; twenty-six great-grandchildren, as well as a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Terry was also preceded in death by one daughter, Teresa Stewart; one son Jerry G. Garrett; two brothers, John and Danny Stewart and one sister, Joyce Stewart.

Terry received his education in the Kirksville public schools. He was a Marine Corp Veteran serving in the Vietnam War. He worked several jobs before retiring in 2002 from the Kirksville Fire Department after twenty-one years.

Terry enjoyed golfing, bowling, playing cards, fishing, camping, and playing soft ball. He was a life member of Kirksville Moose Lodge #1751 (Moose Pilgrim), life member of the D.A.V. and member of V.F.W.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 11, 2023 at Travis-Noe Funeral Home in Kirksville, with Ray Rogers presiding. Interment with military honors will follow the service at Highland Park Cemetery in Kirksville.

Family will receive friends on Wednesday, January 11, 2023 from 1:00 to 1:45 p.m. followed by a Pilgrim Ritual that will be held prior to the 2:00 p.m. service time in the chapel of Travis-Noe Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Andrew Shultz, Caleb Shultz, Timothy Garrett, Tyler Garrett, Chris Cunningham, and Mike Gosemeyer. Honorary pallbearers will be J.D. Coy, Logan Garrett, Koenn Stewart, Aiden Stewart, and Keagan LaCost.

Memorial donations in memory of Terry may be left to his wife Marsha and may be left at or mailed to Travis-Noe Funeral Home, P.O. Box 306, Kirksville, MO 63501.

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Signed by: tgerstley on January 12, 2023

So sorry for your loss
Love, Tina & Jody Gerstley

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