Laveta Jean Stewart, 63, of Cornville, Ariz., died March 6, 2007 in Payson.
She was born Jan. 15, 1944 in Miami, Ariz.
Mrs. Stewart was a former Payson resident and retired from the Cottonwood, Oak Creek School District.
She is survived by her father, Gene McDaniel; stepmother, Stella McDaniel; daughters, Laurie Brunson of Payson, Kelly Pendergast of Palo Verde and Renee Teeters of Camp Verde; sister, Carol Bates of Laveen; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Rosie McDaniel and her husband, Melvin Stewart.
Services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 10 at the First Southern Baptist Church, 302 S. Ash St. in Payson.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to RTA Hospice, 511 S. Mud Springs Road, Payson, AZ 85541.
Arrangements handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at www.messingerpayson.com.