---- — James Russell Stewart, 97, of Mt. Vernon, passed away at 9:19 a.m., Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, at his home in Mt. Vernon.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church in Mt. Vernon. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Mt. Vernon.
Friends of the James Russell Stewart family may call from 9 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church in Mt Vernon.
For those who wish, memorials may be given to First United Methodist Church or Angels on Assignment in memory of James Russell Stewart and will be accepted at the funeral home or may be mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864.
Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfuneralhome1969.com for further information or to send online condolences.