Patricia “Diana” Walker Stewart, 75, of Oceana, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday January 27, 2021 at her home. She was born on January 19, 1946 in Nyota, AL a daughter of the late Ernest Grover and Nellie Maude Johnson Walker. Diana is a member of the Matheny United Methodist Church and Women’s Fellowship.
She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her late husband of 52 years Billy “Jack” Stewart; a grandson Timothy Meadows of Matheny; three brothers Junior, Phillip and Colen Walker; three sisters Collette Philyaw, Annette Linkous and Ruby Sheridan; and son-in-law Dennis Meadows.
Those left to cherish her memory are her three daughters Denise Meadows of Matheny, Regina Redden of Oceana and Rhonda (Chuck) Miller of Oceana; six granddaughters  Tabitha (Tomas) Torgersen of Kristiansand, Norway, Amber (John) Marshall of Hampton, PA, Sami “JoJo” Redden of Buffalo Creek, Heather (Ben) Morgan of Keyrock, Ginger (Chris) Walls of Oceana and Mady  Redden of Oceana; two grandsons Steve Redden of VA, and Joshua (Brittany) Miller of Oceana; eighteen great grandchildren; and a host of other loving family and friends.
Funeral service will be held at 3 pm on Sunday January 31st in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. Ron Acord and Pastor Daniel Lowther officiating. Friends may gather with the family from 2 pm until time of service on Sunday at the funeral home. She will be laid to rest on Monday February 1st in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV. Pallbearers will be family and friends. The family is being served by Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV.