Alpha Mitchell Stewart, formerly of Roswell, passed away on Oct. 30, 2012, in Forest Grove, Ore., at the age of 87.
She was born Dec. 20, 1924, in Daisetta, Texas, to Sidney D. and Willie Mitchell and grew up in Manvel, Texas, graduating from Alvin, Texas, High School in 1943.
She met her husband Lloyd D. Stewart when he was stationed with the Coast Guard in Galveston, Texas. They were married on Aug. 14, 1943, in Manvel, after only a 7-week courtship. L.D. was sent to the Pacific Login to read more