Clayton Stewart

Clayton Stewart Jr. Clayton Thomas Stewart Jr., age 88 of Signal Mtn. TN passes away Thursday, May 25, 2023 at his residence. Mr. Stewart served as a Deacon at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. He was a wonderful Christian man who was a great example to all who knew him. He was a devoted husband of 68 years to Bertie Louise Day Stewart and a wonderful father to his children. He enjoyed pigeon racing, hunting (especially turkey hunting) and was an avid softball player. He never met a stranger and loved to joke with everyone. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clayton "Clayborn" Thomas Stewart, Sr. and Velma Miller Stewart; son, Karl Lee Stewart; daughter, Julie Ann Stewart; siblings, Milton Bernard Stewart, Marl Stewart, Beauton Stewart and Betty June Luttrell; son-in-law, Sgt. Marshall Lane Edgerton. Mr. Stewart is survived by his wife, Bertie Louise Day Stewart; children, Stanley Stewart, Tanya Sue George, James Allen Stewart, Amy Stewart-Edgerton and Dustin (Payton) Stewart; 9 grandchildren including Hunter (Kylie) Edgerton, Alyssa Edgerton, Kyntlie Stewart and Cooper Stewart; 14 great grandchildren including Nova Hodge, Averie Edgerton and Tatum Edgerton and 1 great-great grandchild along with several nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 3, 2023 at 12:00 PM EST at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church with Bro. Rocky Bradford officiating. No visitation will be held. Ewton Funeral Home & Cremation Center in charge of the arrangements of Clayton Thomas Stewart and asks that you share your memories and condolences with his family on our website at

Published May 26, 2023