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    Wednesday, March 22 2023
    Esther Elizabeth Stewart

    Posted by: Clarke and Staples Funeral Homes AT 07:23 pm   |  Permalink   |  13 Comments  |  Email
    You will be missed
    Posted by Nan Vick on 03/23/2023 - 11:35 PM
    Wonderful lady.
    Posted by David Jordan on 03/24/2023 - 07:12 AM
    My sincere condolences go out to John and the entire family. Love and prayers to all of you �� ❤️. Love, Malinda & The Boys
    Posted by Malinda Baldwin on 03/24/2023 - 08:56 AM
    I'm so sorry we couldn't make it up. I love you so much and will miss you and will forever be grateful for the time we had together. 143
    Posted by Bethany Tannehill on 03/24/2023 - 09:55 AM
    Love you Aunt Esther. Am going to miss those hugs and kisses.
    Posted by Nancy Palmer on 03/24/2023 - 10:13 AM
    Ester, was a great lady you will ever know, she was very sweet person and she will definitely Me missed by her family and friends! Ester I will miss you,Anita
    Posted by Anita Newton on 03/24/2023 - 10:37 AM
    Ester and I were long time friends. I loved being around her as she always had a smile and a laugh that was contagious. She will truly be missed. Thank you, John, for the loving care that you bestowed upon her in her time of need. God bless you, you did your best.
    Posted by Nancye Adkins on 03/24/2023 - 12:39 PM
    My deepest condolences to Tom and Susan and the rest of their family. I am sorry for your loss.
    Posted by Kenneth E Bannister on 03/24/2023 - 04:10 PM
    Hugs and prayers to the family for comfort and healing for your hearts in the coming days. ♥️♥️ I’ve known Esther for sooooooo many years. Such a sweetheart!! Esther give Mom a hug, because I know you both are catching up!! Rest Easy sweet lady.
    Posted by Dianna & Dean Bryant on 03/25/2023 - 12:02 AM
    Esther was a loving person. Always had a smile and a kind word. My thoughts and prayers are with y'all. William and Brenda Hodge
    Posted by Brenda Hodge on 03/25/2023 - 11:03 AM
    We will miss you Ess. RIP~
    Posted by John and Heather DesChamps on 03/25/2023 - 11:15 AM
    Posted by Randy and Linda Mullins on 03/26/2023 - 07:32 AM
    What a beautifull women she is
    Posted by Brandon geesey on 03/27/2023 - 10:17 PM

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    Esther Elizabeth Stewart, 82, of Crewe, VA transitioned to her Heavenly home on  March 22, 2023, She was the daughter of the late Borcherd “Ben” Jibben and Anna Roye Jibben and was sister of the late Sarah Jibben and Anna M. Driggs. She is survived by her loving husband John L. Stewart; her daughters, Brenda Boger (Calvin) of Burkeville and Stephanie Deschamps of Crewe; her sons, Daniel Boger of Crewe, Thomas Harbison (Susan) of Amelia, Johnny Deschamps (Heather) and Justin Deschamps all of Crewe; 9 grandchildren, April Hayes (Brian), Melissa Chambers (Timmy), Teresa Ewing (Jack), Bethany Tannehill (Russell), Mikalah McDaniel, Christina McDaniel, Hannah Smith, Nathan Deschamps and Ali Harbison; many great grandchildren; sisters, Mary Wright of Amelia and Helen Morris of Crewe; one brother, Bill Jibben (Donna) of Blackstone; special daughter-in-law, Audry Boger and a host of  nieces, nephews and extended family. Esther was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Amelia. She enjoyed music, dancing, camping, laughing, joking and taking selfies. She dearly loved her family and adored her husband John. The family wishes to thank Amedisys Hospice of Blackstone for their loving care, kindness and compassion, especially Taylor Thomason. The family will receive friends Sunday, March 26, 2023 from 4 to 6PM at the Staples Funeral Home in Victoria. Graveside services will be held 1PM Monday, March 27, 2023 at the Sunset Hills Cemetery, Burkeville. In lieu of flowers please consider memorial donations to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, C/O Peter Jarck, 4691 West Creek Road, Amelia, Va. 23002 Staples Funeral Home, Victoria, in charge of arrangements.

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