Captain Walker H. Stewart of Santa Fe, passed away October 28, 2021 in his home surrounded by his loved ones. Walker was born September 9, 1935 to Elizabeth and Walker Stewart and raised by Elizabeth and FJ Mac’Blain. He was the owner/operator/tugboat captain for Inland Gulf Towing for forty years. Walker loved his retirement raising longhorns in Harper, Texas and enjoyed his travels around the world.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sister Frances Elizabeth Mac’Blain Pepper “Tizzie”, daughter Jena Kaye Jones.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory his beloved wife of fifty years Ovie Linda Stewart; two sons, grandchildren, several great grandchildren, sisters Susan Kussingberger and Kathryn Priest; sisters-in-law Allene Hunt and Donna Caraway; niece Pam and Ronnie Hall; nieces Mary Fuchs and Sharon Armstrong; and many friends.
The family is holding a small home memorial service in his honor.