Funeral service for Homer, “Sonny” Stewart Jr., age 80, of Brashear will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Monday, December 31, 2018 at Brashear Baptist Church with Bro. David Burns officiating. Interment will follow at Brashear Cemetery with Rush Nafikov, Tyler Dennis, Stewart McFarland, Jessie McFarland, Donald Wallace and Rick Hermanson serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 P.M. on Sunday, December 30, 2018 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. Mr. Stewart passed away on Thursday, December 27, 2018 at Sunny Springs Nursing Home, Sulphur Springs.
Homer was born on March 5, 1938 in Lubbock, TX to Homer Sr. and Nina Faye Stewart. He married Barbara Sims on April 27, 1962 at the Wesley United Methodist Church in Sulphur Springs, TX. Homer worked in Construction and was a member of Brashear Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara; daughter, Sandra “Sandy” Hermanson and husband, Rick; granddaughter, Liz McFarland and husband Jesse; great grandchildren, Tyler Dennis, Stewart McFarland, Lance McFarland; brothers, Richard Stewart and James Stewart.
Homer was preceded in death by his parents; great grandson, Corey McFarland; brother, Allen Stewart; sisters, Sylvia Christie and Barbara Stewart Barsh.