Addie Stewart



The life of Addie Berry -Stewart was that of a warm, friendly and loving mother, sister, family member and a valued friend. Addie B was born on September 23, 1931 in Pontotoc Co., the daughter of the late Charlie Jr. and Annie Mae Berry. She was educated in Pontotoc County at the College Hill School. She lived the early part of her life in Mt. Clement , Michigan. After retiring from her job with McComb County, Michigan County Government, she returned to her home state of Mississippi in the late 1990’s. Addie B. had a lifelong relationship with Jesus Christ. Through her journey in life, she was married, became the mother of two daughters, experienced the birth of nine grandchildren, twenty-one great grandchildren and ten great-great grandchildren. Mother Addie enjoyed preparing food and keeping her home organized. She had a flare for structure that included ironing her sheets and pillow cases. She lived life with joy- because she cared about things that mattered to family and others. She moved into eternal peace on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at her residence surrounded by her family. She was faithful and strong until the end. Her parents, one brother and one sister preceded her in death.

A Celebration of her Life will be 1:00 PM Thursday, April 13, 2017 at God’s House of Prayer, 923 Revival Road, Belden, MS. 38826. A committal service will follow at the Pontotoc City Cemetery. Visitation will 11A.M. – service time Thursday only at the Church. Holland Funeral Directors, Tupelo Chapel is honored to be assisting the family.

Survivors include 2 daughters, Barbara McShan (John) of Chesterville and Ella Smith (William) of Saltillo; 3 Sisters, Lula Mayes (Alvin) and Diana Partlow all of Tupelo and Shawne Regina Paden of Potts Camp, Miss; Four brothers, Quitman Berry of Tupelo, Charlie Berry (Merilyn) of Pontotoc, Melivn Pickens of Tupelo and Raymond Fells (Barbara) of Shannon. A host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other near relatives and friends who express gratitude for her life.

Pallbearers will be family members. Condolences may be e mailed to