MURPHYSBORO — Brian Edward Stewart, 46, of Murphysboro, passed away at 12:19 a.m. Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at his residence in Murphysboro.
Brian was born on Dec. 19, 1971, in Carbondale, to John Edward Stewart and Roberta Marie (Furlow) Stewart Michaels.
He worked as a lead person at Penn Aluminum in Murphysboro.
Brian was an avid hunter, fisherman and sportsman. He was also a craftsman and loved to cook.
Brian married Tina Pritchett on Oct. 1, 1994, at the First Baptist Church in Cobden, where he was a member.
Survivors include his wife, Tina, of Murphysboro; one son, Adam Stewart, of Murphysboro; one stepdaughter, Ashley Schoolcraft of Carbondale; his mother and stepfather, Roberta and Gary Michael, of Cobden; and one sister, Heather Stewart, of Colorado Springs, Colorado.
He had many other family members and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 15, 2018, at Pettett Funeral Home and burial at Oakland Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
For more information, please visit www.pettettfuneralhome.com.