Olean Stewart of Blytheville was born Jan. 8, 1933, in Smithville, Miss., to the late Jessie Carter and the late Earlie Carter. She was a retired factory worker. Mrs. Stewart passed away Oct. 3, 2020, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro at the age of 87. She was preceded in death by her father, Jessie Carter; mother, Earlie Carter; her husband, Billy Stewart; two daughters, Willie Ann Jones and Lessie B. Coleman; and her brother, Jack Carter.
She is survived by three sons, Rdell Woodson of Blytheville, Logan Woodson of Hot Springs and James Lauderdale of Blytheville; one daughter, Mary Hall of Houston, Texas; and a host of grandchildren, great- grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Cremation services are provided by Wilson Funeral Home in Blytheville.