Ray James Stewart, 79, a summertime resident of Payson, died Feb. 1, 2004 in Chandler. He was born Sept. 8, 1924 in Sasakawa, Okla.
He is survived by his wife, Joda Mae Stewart; son, David R. (Terri) Stewart; son-in-law, Jim (Thelma) Huggins; brothers, Leon and Hershal; sisters, Connie Kellogg and Monnie Hargus; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Connie Mae Huggins.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 4 at The Chapel of Bueler Mortuary, 14 W. Hulet Drive in Chandler.
The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 5 at The First Assembly of God, 532 West Ray Road in Chandler.