Mrs. Gayle B. Stewart, 71, of Monette, formerly of Leachville, passed away Thursday, June 3, 2010, at Monette Manor Nursing Home. Born in South Bend, Ind., she was the daughter of ht elate Albert and Angela Bodner and had been a Monette resident for the past six years. She was a graduate of Washington High School in South Bend and attended Ball State University in Muncie, Ind. She was a former office manager for Dr. T.H. Rodman Clinic in Leachville and was of the Catholic faith.
She is survived by two sons, Donald Horvath and his wife Cindy of Hornersville, and Bart Stewart and wife Jenyi of Leachville; three daughters, Debbie Sexton of Monette, Doreen Metheny and husband Keith of Cardwell, and Denise Miller and husband Bill of Walnut Ridge; nine grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.
A graveside funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 6, at Leachville Cemetery with Rev. David Price officiating. The family received visitors Saturday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Howard Funeral Chapel in Leachville. To sign the online guest register log on to howardfuneralservice.com.