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Obituary :


Joyce Drake Steward, 79, of Radcliff passed away Monday, March 2 at her residence.

Mrs. Steward had attended church at Red Hill Baptist Church, Radcliff, KY.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Robert Steward; one sister, Nirajeanne Blair.

Survivors include: Two daughters, Jennifer Steward of Radcliff, Deborah (Rod) Ferguson of Bardstown; four siblings, Lonnie (Edwina) Drake, Jr. of Radcliff, Jennie Drake Phillips of Texas, Fred Drake of Vertrees, Judy (Gene) of Florida; several nieces, nephews, family & friends.

Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Tuesday and from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at Chism Family Funeral Home, Vine Grove.

Funeral services for Mrs. Steward will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 4 at the chapel of Chism Family Funeral Home, Vine Grove.

A graveside service for will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, March 6 at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central, Radcliff.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Hosparus of Central Kentucky.

Condolences may be expressed online at

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