Lena Workman Stewart, age 93, of Dawson Springs, KY passed away on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at NHC Healthcare in Madisonville, KY. Mrs. Stewart was born on July 10, 1925 in Hopkins County, KY to the late Leonard Workman and Susie Furgerson Workman. She worked as a supervisor at Ottenheimer Manufacturing for many years and was a member of Charleston Missionary Baptist Church in Charleston, KY.
Mrs. Stewart is survived by a daughter and son-in-law ~ Shelia and David Densmore of Charleston, KY; two sons and daughters-in-law ~ James and Judy Stewart of Rabbit Ridge, KY and Larry and Debbie Stewart of Charleston, KY; a sister ~ Rita (Gayle) Nelson of Dawson Springs, KY; two brothers ~ Gene (Burnice) Workman and Joe (Nancy) Workman both of Charleston, KY; six grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband ~ J.C. Stewart; her step-father ~ Erbie Workman; a sister ~ Lois Howard and a brother ~ James Carlton “Buddy” Workman.
Visitation for Mrs. Lena Workman Stewart will be Friday, September 14, 2018 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Beshear Funeral Home in Dawson Springs, KY and on Saturday, September 15, 2018 from 10:00 – 11:00 A.M. at Charleston Missionary Baptist Church in Charleston, KY. A Funeral Service will be conducted on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at Charleston Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Patrick Yates and Rev. Kent Workman officiating. Burial will follow in Dunn Cemetery.
Active Pallbearers will be her grandsons ~ Steve Stewart, Bart Allen, Harlan Gipson, Keith Stewart, Chris Patterson and Bruce Cole. Honorary Pallbearers will be Kyle Stewart and Hunter Gipson.
Memorial contributions may be made to:
c/o Gene Workman
4855 Charleston Road
Dawson Springs, KY 42408
Donation forms will be available at the funeral home and church.