Mayme Lea Craig Stewart

Mayme Craig Stewart

Mayme Lea Craig Stewart, 85, formerly of Gould, passed away on September 14, 2016.

She was born May 11, 1931 to Jimmie Lea (Eleanor) Craig and LeOra Granger (Ed) Blackwell in Eudora. She was a cheerleader, homecoming queen, and graduate of Gillett High School. She loved reading and studying the Bible. She was an active member at her church for many years, where she rocked many a baby. Mayme had a deep love for her husband, family, and all Razorback sports.

She is survived by her loving husband of 67 years, John E. Stewart; two sons: John (Tracy) Stewart, Jr. of Little Rock, and Bryan Craig (Susie) Stewart of North Little Rock; daughter: Jan (Cecil) Suitt of Greenbrier; eleven grandchildren: Jill (David) Kamps, Jamie (Ben) Brainard, all of Little Rock; Virginia (Steve) Terhar of Fairfax, VA; Samuel Granger (Christine) Stewart of Bentonville, AR; Elise (Wes) Ward of Conway, Ashley Suitt of London, UK; Bri Suitt of Jefferson City, MO; Brittany Lea Suitt of Pretoria, South Africa; Kara (Jordan) Lagree of Springdale; John J. (Brittney) Suitt of Conway; and Celeste Suitt of Greenbrier; seven great grandchildren: Grace and Leighton Kamps, John Holden and Miriam Brainard, Cora and Davis Ward, and Joey Terhar; and sisters: Myra Fletcher Craig of Dumas and Marietta Ussery of Marion, Arkansas; many nieces and nephews, family and friends.

Mayme is preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Jimmy Granger Craig and Oliver Eugene Craig.

Funeral service will be held on September 18 at 3 p.m. at Roller McNutt Funeral Home in Conway. Visitation will follow at 4 p.m. Burial will be on September 19 at 10 a.m. at Dark Corner Cemetery in Dumas.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Grace to You, PO Box 4000 Panorama City, CA 91412, or call 1-800-55-GRACE, or 1 Hope Ministries International, 1 League # 60277, Irvine, CA 92602, Memo: Living Hope Church Facility.