Cover photo for Leslie Thomas Stewart's Obituary
Leslie Thomas Stewart Profile Photo
1929 Leslie 2021

Leslie Thomas Stewart

June 24, 1929 — July 27, 2021

Mr. Leslie Thomas Stewart, age 92, of Franklin, KY, passed away on Tuesday, July 27th, 2021 at the Hospice House of Southern Kentucky in Bowling Green, KY.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, August 2nd, 2021 at 11:00 AM at Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory, Franklin, KY with burial to follow in Restlawn Memory Gardens in Simpson County, KY.  Visitation will be held on Sunday, August 1st, 2021 from 1:00 to 7:00 PM and on Monday from 6:00 AM until funeral service time.  In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy are to be made to the Hospice House of Southern Kentucky, 2872 Scottsville Road, Bowling Green, KY 42104.  Envelopes will be provided at the funeral home.

Leslie was born on June 24, 1929 in Franklin, KY to the late William Edgar Stewart and the late Anne Hendricks Stewart.  He is also preceded in death by his wife, Annie Marie Stewart and a granddaughter, Stephanie Rachel Rose Hayes.

He is survived by his 3 children, Mary Brown of Franklin, KY, George William ‘Buddy” Stewart of Franklin, KY and Jimmy Stewart (Sandra) of Taylorsville, KY; 5 grandchildren, Nikki Stewart, Amanda Stewart, CaSandra Zabenco, Chiffon Hayes, Brittany Hayes; 7 great-grandchildren, Kevin Myles, Harmoniee Hall, Haylee Hall, Elleigh Zabenco, Landen Zabenco, Aaliyah Stewart, Addison Stewart; 1 brother, Lawerence Stewart of San Antonio, TX; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Leslie was a veteran in the US Army and served in the Korean War.  Leslie was a member of the VFW Post#5706 and the American Legion Post #62.  He worked at the Lenk/Drackett Company and Bristol Meyer.  Leslie enjoyed fishing, woodworking, listening to country music and watching western movies.

Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory website is www.gilbertfhonline.com.  The Facebook page is Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.  The obituary phone line is 270-586-8844.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Leslie Thomas Stewart, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Monday, August 2, 2021

6:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory

325 West Cedar Street, Franklin, KY 42134

Livestream

Click to watch

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Monday, August 2, 2021

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory

325 West Cedar Street, Franklin, KY 42134

Livestream

Click to watch

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Photo Gallery

Visits: 8

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree