Dema Roxie Stewart, 101, of Monett passed away on Wednesday, June 19, 2024, at the Lacoba Nursing Home in Monett. She was born on June 30, 1922, in Woodard Holler, near Washburn; the daughter of Wes and Elora (Haggard) Woodard.
She was a 1940 graduate of Washburn High School.
On Sept.13, 1943, she married Oren L. Stewart in Exeter. They lived in California and then Phoenix, Ariz. while raising their family. After retirement they returned to Missouri. She attended Southside Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Debbie (Buford) Flageolle of Aurora; eight grandchildren and several great and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Oren; her son, Steve Stewart; two sisters and one brother.
A private family burial was held at Roller Cemetery in Washburn, under the direction of Crafton-Cantrell Funeral in Aurora.


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