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Obituary for Carolyn Stewart

Carolyn Stewart

Carolyn Nelson Stewart, 83, wife of Harry “Petie” Stewart of Starr, S.C., passed away Tuesday, April 30, 2024, at NHC Healthcare of Anderson.

Born in Durham, N.C., on August 8, 1940, she was a daughter of the late Avery Holston Nelson and the late Marie Luti Lee Nelson.

Carolyn was a member of the First Baptist Church of Anderson, and was the former manager of the Anderson Country Club, as well as other Anderson area properties. She loved gospel music, especially The Gaithers. She is now enjoying the joys of Heaven after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s disease.

She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Harry “Petie” Stewart, her son, Marty Stewart (Debra), her grandchildren, Brandon Stewart, Trevor Stewart (Tristen), and Emily Copelan (JP).

She is also survived by her brothers, Avery Nelson (Gloria) and Charles Nelson (Alice Jane).

A funeral service will be held at 1:30pm, on Friday, May 3, 2024, in The Tribute Room of The Standard Cremation & Funeral Center, 1621 Pearman Dairy Rd., Anderson, S.C. 29625. Rev. Sam Duncan will officiate, and burial will follow at Historic Silver Brook Cemetery in Anderson.

The family will receive friends, at The Standard, prior to the service, from 12:00pm – 1:30pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Alzheimer’s Association of South Carolina, 123 W. Antrim Dr., Greenville, S.C. 29607.

The family will be at the home of her son, Marty Stewart.

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