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Donna Stewart-Gray


Donna Stewart-Gray, 90, of Clearfield died Tuesday, April 10, 2018.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at Clearfield Christian Church. The Rev. Al Rusk will officiate the service. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Blockton. Memorials are to be established in her name to be decided later. Armstrong Funeral Home of Clearfield and Mount Ayr are handling her arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

Donna Marie Freemyer, daughter of Bill and Opal Freemyer, was born March 29, 1928, in Grant City, Missouri. Donna attended school in Sheridan, Missouri.

On April 29, 1944, Donna married Arlo Stewart in Bedford; a marriage that lasted 53 years before Arlo died in 1997. After Arlo died, she married Paul Gene Gray of Blockton, until he died in 2007.

Donna worked for Taylor County Extension Office in Bedford, and in earlier years she cleaned homes.

Donna is survived by her daughter-in-law Lila Stewart (John) of Mount Ayr; son Dave (Carol) Stewart of Waco, Texas; daughters, Linda (Jack) DeFreece of Clearfield and Amy (Doug) Williams of Atlantic; brothers, Wes (Lynn) Freemyer and Harold Freemyer (friend Enid); grandchildren, Rick, Kevin and James Stewart, Jerad Stewart, Shelly Buckingham, Dean Burgher, Tish McDonald, Tara Beadel, Angi Blazek, Jason Naill, Sheena Turner, Devin and Derek Williams and Brenice Bailey; 43 great-grandchildren; 12 great-great-grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and family.

Donna was preceded in death by her parents, Bill and Opal Freemyer; husband Arlo; second husband Paul; son Danny; grandson Gerad Naill; sister and brother-in-law, Eileen and Earl Matheny; sisters-in-law, Harriet Freemyer and Joan Freemyer; and in-laws, Alfred and Amy Stewart, Donald and Donna Mae Stewart, Dwight “Doc” Stewart, David “Boug” Stewart, Wylene Stewart, Christina “Tinee” Wall and Laverne Wall.

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