Evelyn Blanche Shaffer Stewart, 80, of Bridgeport passed away Monday, June 22, 2020 at her the home of her daughter,Roxana Goff in Kingwood. She was born May 14, 1940 in Grafton, the daughter of the late Harry Marcellus and Hallie Irene Newlon Edwards, Evelyn was preceded in death by two husbands, Claudie D. Shaffer and John H. Stewart.
She liked to work in her flowers, to fish, watch the HSN channel and being with her family. She was Pentecostal by faith. Evelyn was a life member of the Purple Heart Ladies Aux.
Evelyn is survived by three daughters, Robin Collins, Bridgeport, Crystal Corbin, Tunnelton, and Roxana Goff and husband Terry, Kingwood, three step-children, John R. Stewart, Salem, Kurt H. Stewart, Clarksburg, Janet Dowdell, Bridgeport, fifteen grandchildren, seventeen great grandchildren, and two great great grandchildren, two sister, Ellen Hanmons, Elaine Christine Adams both of Grafton, and several nieces and nephews
In addition to her parents and husbands she was preceded in death by two sons, Gary Shaffer, Terry Shaffer, one daughter, Louisa Shaffer, one brother, Elmer L. Edwards, one step-son John W. Sturm, one son-in-law, Donald “Donnie” Collins, one granddaughter, Claudia Murray,
Family and friends may call at Bartlett Funeral Home, 202 McGraw Ave. Grafton Thursday, June 25, 2020 from 3:00PM to 8:00PM with proper distancing and face mask required. A private funeral service will be held Friday, June 26, 2020 at 11:00AM, with Rev. Jimmy Johnson officiating. Interment will follow at the WV National Cemetery. Online condolences can be sent to the Stewart family www.bartlettfuneralhomewv.com Bartlett Funeral Home is honored to be handling the arrangements for the Stewart family
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