Official Obituary of

Mozelle (Merritt) Stewart

January 29, 1930 ~ February 24, 2024 (age 94) 94 Years Old

Mozelle Stewart Obituary

Mozelle Merritt Stewart, 94, of Rural Hall, NC, passed away on Saturday, February 24, 2024, at Clemmons Medical Center in Clemmons, NC.

Ms. Stewart was born on January 29, 1930, in Stokes County, NC, to the late Walter and Bessie Priddy Merritt. She was a member of Poplar Springs Christian Church. Ms. Stewart loved gardening and flowering. She was a loving, caring, and nurturing mother and grandmother.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Cyril Stewart, and a son, Kenneth Stewart.

Left to cherish her memory are her sons; Donald Stewart and wife Deni, and David Stewart and wife Ruth; a daughter, Kathy Stewart Butner; a brother, Shirley Merritt; five grandchildren: Eric Stewart, Laurie Barr, and husband Nathaniel, Josh Jarrell and wife Shalon, Scotty Jarrell, and Travis Stewart and wife Karlie; step grandchildren: Travis Erickson and wife Krista, and Mark Erickson; great grandchildren: Cody Stewart, Tyler Ericson, Arnie Ericson, Victoria Deaton, Cyrus Stewart, Ethan Stewart, Josh Jarrell, Jr., and Caleb Jarrell; one great-great grandchild, Nora; a daughter-in-law, Joan Stewart; along with a special friend of eighty-eight years, Anna Lee Stewart, and other special friends, Wanda Norton, and Patty Jenkins.

The family will receive friends and loved ones from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM on Thursday, February 29, 2024, at Poplar Springs Christian Church. Funeral services will begin at 2:00 PM with Ministers Griffin Gilstrap, Don Wallace, and Ralph Sproles officiating. Interment will immediately follow in the Poplar Springs Christian Church Cemetery.

Flowers are appreciated, or memorials may be made to Poplar Springs Christian Church, 7120 NC Hwy. 66 South King, NC 27021.

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February 29, 2024

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Poplar Springs Christian Church

Funeral Service
February 29, 2024

2:00 PM
Poplar Springs Christian Church

Interment following funeral service
February 29, 2024

Poplar Springs Christian Church Cemetery


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