SPIRO–Robert Dean Stewart, 62, of Spiro, passed away Jan. 18 in Poteau. He was born July 13, 1949 in Spiro to Robert C. and Aline (Barton) Stewart, JR., was a member of Lakeview Baptist Church in Spiro, a member of the American Legion and served in the United States Air Force from 1967-1968 and was discharged under honorable conditions.
Funeral services are Friday at 2 p.m. at Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Sid Ree officiating. Burial will follow in New Hope Cemetery under the direction of the Mallory-Martin Funeral Home of Spiro.
He is survived by his wife, Mae of the home; a step-daughter Rebecca Hendrix and husband Ronald of Bokoshe; three sons, Don Stewart and wife Samantha of Poteau, Michael Stewart and wife Brandy of Heavener and Bobby Stewart of Panama; a step-son, Don Beshears and wife Rosemary of Spiro; seven grandchildren, Danica, Bobby Dean Jr., David Bradley Cody Hendrix, Justin Hendrix, Shane Hendrix and Abby Beshears; three great-grandchildren; a brother, Derrell Stewart and wife Janice of Spiro; two nephews, Jason and Brian Stewart; and his parents Robert C. “Junior” and Aline (Burton) Stewart.
Pallbearers are Jason Stewart, Brian Stewart, Cody Hendrix, Justin Hendrix, Shane Hendrix, and Wayne West.
You may view his online guestbook at www.mallorymartinfuneralhome.com.