Stewart McLeod, 85, of Chattanooga, died on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at his residence. He was born in White Springs, Fla., and grew up in Ellaville, Ga. He graduated from North Georgia Military College with a degree in chemistry. He was commissioned in the United States Army and received pilots training in the U.S. Air Force. He worked in research and sales with Dow Chemical Co. He was past president of the Bal Harbor Homeowners Association and a member of St. Johns United Methodist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, LaMartine Varnadoe McLeod and Christine Stewart McLeod; his brother, Larry V. McLeod; and grandparents, Dr. and Mrs. L.G. Stewart. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Sue Powell McLeod; sons, Michael (Melissa) McLeod, of Courtland, Ohio, Scott (Traci) McLeod, of Suwanee, Ga.; and daughter Nancy McLeod (Tom) Cherry, of Cumming Ga.; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. A Memorial service will be held Saturday, April 26, at St. John United Methodist Church, located at 3921 Murray Hills Drive, Chattanooga, TN 37416. Visitation will begin at noon and the service will follow at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. John United Methodist Church or to the charity of your choice. Please share your thoughts and memories at www.ChattanoogaNorthChapel.com. Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, TN 37343.