Doris Virginia Almond Stewart

Friday, December 4, 2015

Mrs. Doris Virginia Almond Stewart "Betty Stewart", age 89 of Chapel Hill, Tennessee passed from this life on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015 surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Stewart was preceded in death by her late husband, Jimmy Stewart; parents, Jerome and Mary Almond; three sisters, Martha Almond Langford, Jean Almond Givens Langford, Robby Almond Moss and three brothers, George Almond, Jack Almond, and Sonny Almond.

She is survived by two daughters, Leigh Hill of Chapel Hill, Tenn., Robby Stewart Joyce and husband Jerry of Chapel Hill, Tenn., two grandsons, Bart Joyce and wife Amy of Chapel Hill, Tenn., Clayton Joyce and wife Bequi of Chapel Hill, Tenn., one great grandson Gillen Joyce and several nieces, and nephews also survive.

Mrs. Stewart was a member of the Trinity Baptist Church in Manchester, Tenn. for over 30 years. She was a devoted wife and Christian. Mrs. Stewart helped start the Banner Ministry at Trinity Baptist Church. Cross stitching was her passion. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, reading and entertaining. Mrs. Betty had a quick wit and was a precious friend to many. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Betty Stewart will be conducted on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015 at noon at Trinity Baptist Church, Manchester, Tenn. with Brother Kerry Walker, Pastor Scott Parkison, and Pastor Cliff Vines officiating. Burial will follow in the Swanson Cemetery, Chapel Hill, Tenn. Visitation will be held on Friday, Dec. 4, 2015 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Coffee County Funeral Chapel, Manchester, Tenn.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to the Forrest School Library and the Forrest School Baseball team, 310 North Horton Parkway, Chapel Hill, Tennessee 37034.

On line condolences may be made at www.coffeecountyfuneralchapel.com