Clara Dean Stewart, age 85, of Venice, FL, passed away on April 30, 2021. She was born in Sidney, AR on November 17, 1935 to Lester and Alta Ford. Clara was a longtime Noblesville, IN resident, recently relocating to Florida.
Surviving family members include her daughter Patricia Story (Jack) of Venice, FL, brother Royce Ford of La Porte, IN; sister Linda Barnes Rodgers (Richard) of La Porte, IN; and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Stewart, children Shirley Hall and Charles Stewart, Jr.; sisters Lenice Irene Ford and Patricia Ann Ford; and granddaughter Camrynne Allen.
A memorial service will be held at the church where she was a charter member, Bethel Missionary Baptist Church at East State Road 32 in Noblesville, IN, on June 12, 2021 at 11:00 AM.
Memorial donations can be made to the Clara Stewart Memorial Fund c/o Landmark Baptist Church, 1924 West Cross St., Anderson, IN 46011.