In Loving Memory
June 11, 1945 – November 2, 2018
James Ernest Stuart, Jr., was born June 11, 1945 in Fairfield, Alabama, and he passed away on Friday, November 2, 2018. Jim was a graduate of Samford University, where he earned an M.A. in English Literature and taught at Abraham Baldwin Junior College and at Georgia Southern University. Jim lived in Statesboro, Georgia before moving to Fairhope 10 years ago.
Jim was preceded in death by his mother, Lois Tiller Stuart; his father, James Ernest Stuart, Sr.; and his companion, Albert Gibson. He is survived by his sister, Martha Stuart Adams; sister-in-law, Diana Snow; nieces, Denise Adams (Ken Hatcher), Beth Adams Fogle (Frank); nephews, Stuart Adams (Brenda), David Adams (Fairul); two grand-nieces; five grand-nephews; five great-grand nieces; five great-grand nephews and his good friend, Ed Chitty.
A private service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in Jim’s memory to the Haven Animal Shelter, 559 Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532 or to a charity of your choice.
Online condolences for the family may be made at www.hughesfh.com . Arrangements by Hughes Funeral Home, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL 36526.