HUGH RAY STEWART age 78, of 1030 John Allen Road, Roxboro, NC passed away Saturday morning, February 2, 2019 at Treyburn Rehabilition Center.
Mr. Stewart was born December 30, 1940 in Person County, NC, son of the late John Ray & Geneva Cothran Stewart. He was retired from Bromma and was a veteran of the North Carolina National Guard.
Mr. Stewart loved woodworking, working in his garden, and going to the Farmer’s Market.
Surviving are two sons, Jason Stewart & wife, Christy, David Stewart & wife, Kelley, one sister, Martha Gray & husband, Larry, four grandchildren, Dawson Stewart, John Stewart, Justine Stewart, and Andrew Stewart.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Stewart is preceded in death by four brothers, Bobby, James, Donald and Ronald Stewart, and one sister, Ann Buchanan.
A Memorial Service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 5, 2019 in the Strickland and Jones Funeral Services Chapel with the Rev. Norma Roberts officiating. The family will receive friends and guests Tuesday, February 5, 2019, from 1:00 till 2:00 p.m. at Strickland and Jones Funeral Services and other times at the home, 1030 John Allen Road, Roxboro, NC.
Honorary pallbearers will be members of the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.
Flowers are acceptable or memorial contributions may be made to American Legion Post 138, 218 Chub Lake Street, Roxboro, NC 27573.