June 20, 1925 ~ November 27, 2008
Born in: Transylvania County, NC,
Resided in: Candler, NC
Martha Lee Stewart, 83, of 590 Upper Glady Fork Road, Candler, died Thursday, November 27, 2008, at her home. A native of Transylvania County, she was a daughter of the late Charles Ray and Shellie White Stewart. She was also preceded in death by three sisters, Edith Warren, Mary Robinson, Margaret Trull and two brothers, James and Roy Stewart. Mrs. Stewart was retired from American Enka. Survivors include her son, Roger Stewart of Candler; two granddaughters, Christy Godfrey and husband Kevin of Boiling Springs, SC and Melonie O'Connell and husband Josh of Atlanta; two great-grandsons, Caleb and Elijah Godfrey and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 1:30 pm Sunday in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home with the Reverend James Jones officiating. Burial will follow at Piney Mountain UMC Cemetery.