Nat Holbrook Stewart
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Nat Holbrook Stewart
  • June 6, 1942 - December 31, 2017
  • Greensboro, North Carolina

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Greensboro - Nat Holbrook Stewart Jr., age 75, passed away on December 31, 2017 at Wesley Long Hospital after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Hanes Lineberry North Elm Chapel with Rev. Bud Parrish and Rev. Jonathan Todd officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 pm on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. Interment will follow at Westminster Gardens Cemetery.

Nat was born in Rockingham County to the late Nat Sr. and Ruby Bowles Stewart. He was a graduate of University of North Carolina at Greensboro earning a Bachelor of Arts and a Masters of Arts degree in Social Studies. He later earned a Master of Arts degree in Administration and Supervision from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University. He was a US Army Veteran where he served at Red Stone Arsenal, AL as a Military Policeman.

He taught at Lincoln Junior High School for nine years. He later retired from TCS Enterprises after twenty-five years of service. He was a Weight Watchers Instructor for seventeen years.

He was a member of Masonic Lodge #542 AF & AM. He was an avid Tarheels fan, as well as a Carolina Panthers fan. He loved spending time at Surfside Beach.

He is predeceased by his parents; Nat Sr. and Ruby Stewart Compton. Nat is survived by his loving wife of thirty-nine years, Linda Johnson Stewart; son, Nat Holbrook Stewart, III; grandsons, Michael and Mason Stewart; sisters, Faith (Henry) Jennings and Sandra (Alvin) Smith; special friends, Ernie Lamar and Joe Cherwaty; and many nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank the staff of Cone Cancer Center for the excellent care received from the nurses and doctors, especially Oncologists Dr. Sarah Squires and Dr. Firas Shadad; Navigator Rick Deihi.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Guilford County Animal Shelter, 4525 W. Wendover Avenue Greensboro, NC 27409 or to the Cone Health Cancer Center, Office of Institutional Advancement, 721 Green Valley Road Greensboro, NC 27408 in memory of Nat Holbrook Stewart Jr.
Hanes Lineberry North Elm Chapel is assisting Stewart family. Online condolences may be made @ www.haneslineberryfuneralhomes.com .