Larry W. Stewart, 76, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018, in Decatur, Ga. He was Deacon emeritus at Second Missionary Baptist Church. He retired from TVA having worked as an electrical engineer in Power Billing. He was preceded in death by his wife, Rev. JoAnn Stewart; parents, Lawrence and Lucy Stewart; and sister, Lydia Stewart. He leaves many to honor his legacy: his brother, Lionel (Eileen); sons, Daniel (Kayla) Stewart, of Rossville, Ga., Damon Stewart, of Decatur, Ga.; Anthony Walker and Prince Walker, of Minneapolis, Minn.; daughter, Laura Stewart, of Rossville, Ga.; many grandchildren, extended family and friends. He will lie-in-state today after 1 p.m. at Taylor Funeral Home. Funeral service will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at Second Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Paul A. McDaniel as the eulogist. Burial: Monday at 10:30 a.m. in Forest Hills Cemetery.