Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX


April 16, 2014

Dewey R. Stem

JACKSONVILLE — Funeral services for Dewey R. Stem, age 84, of Jacksonville, are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Rev. A.B. Keating  officiating.  Interment will be at Still Waters Memorial Gardens in Jacksonville.

Mr. Stem passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014 in Jacksonville.

He was born August 31, 1929 in Willow Creek to Paul and Dolly Stem.

Dewey attended New Life Church in Jacksonville. He was a construction contractor.

He is preceded in death by his son, Danny R. Stem, and daughter, Debbie Stem Fuentes.

Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Betty Stem of Jacksonville; brother, Tracy Stem and wife Marie of Franklin; grandson, Chance Knight of Tomball; and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Chance Knight, Joe Fuentes, Tim Young, Greg Stem, Chris Portman and Allen Portman.

Viewing will begin on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 with family receiving friends from 6-8p.m. at Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville.

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