The Duncan Banner

November 18, 2012

Recel L. Stewart

April 9, 1930 — Nov. 10, 2012


The Duncan Banner

OKLAHOMA CITY — Recel L. Stewart, 82, of Oklahoma City, formally of Duncan, passed away Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, in Oklahoma City.

Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at the Carter-Smart Funeral Home with Gary Singleton officiating, with interment in Rest haven Memorial Gardens. Arrangement are under direction of Carter-Smart Funeral Home.

Reese was born April 9, 1930 in Alex, to Elmer Clarence and Xelpho Brashears Stewart. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and later worked for Halliburton’s for 30 years before retiring. Reese married Phyllis Rhea Morse on May 10, 1956, in Seminole, and she preceded him in death June 17, 2004.

He survived by a son, Tim R. Stewart and his wife Jeannie of Dayton, Ohio; a daughter;

Penny Stewart of Norman; three grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; seven nieces and nephews; a brother, Ronnie Dean Stewart of El Paso, Texas; and a sister, Elwanda Rogers of Fort Worth, Texas.