Mrs. Lola Mae Stiwinter Stewart, 82, passed away March 6, 2020 in Highlands, NC. Mrs. Stewart was born January 14, 1938 in Jackson County to the late L.C. Stiwinter and Ruby Fox Stiwinter. She was married to the late Odell Stewart who preceded her in 2016. Lola was a care giver for 15 years for several people and she worked for Cashiers Plastic for 19 years. She was a member of the Yellow Mountain Baptist Church and in recent years she attended the Cashiers Church of God. Mrs. Lola loved to garden, go to flea markets, and thrift stores. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include her son, Jay Stewart (Laura) of Cashiers, NC; two grandchildren, Julie Stewart Bennett and Karl Stewart (Malori); 8 grandchildren, Jordin Dominque, James Madden, Marisa Cole, Justine Dominque, Evan Pressley, Maddox Stewart, Garet Stewart, and Evelyn Bennett; a sister, Ronnie Dean Lowing of Franklin; and a brother, Jack Stiwinter of Charlotte.
In addition to her husband and parents Mrs. Stewart was preceded in death by a brother, T. W. Stiwinter.
A funeral service will be held Monday, March 9, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at the Cashiers Church of God with the Rev. David Hall and Rev. Ricky Potts officiating. Burial will follow in the Evitt Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12:30-2:00 p.m. prior to the service at the church.
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