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Vonnie Reba Stewart, Adair Co. native (1931-2020)

Reba was born in Gradyville to Evan and Bertha Willis. Grandparents were C.G. Breeding and Mary Elizabeth Breeding of Gradyville. She has many relatives still in Adair County, if you would be so kind to share her obituary. - Mary Ann Zrake

Vonnie Reba Stewart was born in Gradyville, KY on September 5, 1931. Reba, 88, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on Sunday, August 30, 2020. She died peacefully in her sleep in her home of 30 years.

Reba was a member of both Christ Church United Methodist and the Adventurers Sunday School class for the last 50 years.

Throughout her life, Reba enjoyed gardening and any time spent at the beach. She was a dedicated and loving wife, sister, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.

Mrs. Stewart is preceded in death by her husband Charles Richard Stewart.

She is survived by her older sister, Elizabeth Grubbs of Hodgenville, KY; her brother Danny Willis of Louisville, KY; her two beloved children, Jeffery Stewart of Louisville, KY and Rebekah Decrosta of Houston, TX; her three grandchildren, Kathleen Decrosta, Emily Fernandes, Christopher Decrosta; her great-granddaughter, Abigail Fernandes; her "adopted" grandsons, Vincent Altobellis and Salvatore Altobellis; and numerous nephews and nieces, all of whom she loved dearly.

A private graveside will be held at Zachary Taylor National Cemetery.

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Reba Stewart, Adair County native

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