Mary Alice Stewart died following a short illness at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, at her home.
She was born on Sept. 13, 1944, in Madisonville to the late Fon Carter and Geneva Bell Riggs Carter.
Mary Alice retired from Carhartt and was of the Protestant faith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Wilsey and Junior Carter; sister Dorothy Sapp; son Warren Keith Presley; daughter Stacey Stanley and grandson Dale Piper.
Mary Alice is survived by two brothers, Charles and David Carter, both of Madisonville; three sisters, Helen Lamb of Madisonville, Joyce Henry and Mildred Beck, both of Owensboro; one son, Bart Presley of Central City; one daughter, Leah Dixon (and husband Shane) of Cadiz; eight grandchildren, Gracie LeSha Dixon, Jake Piper, Tyson Presley, Aaron Presley, Harley Presley, Keith Presley, Hannah Presley and Seth Presley; and a number of great-grandchildren.
Music was provided by Pastor Doug Grant and Hannah Presley.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Pennyroyal Hospice, 220 Burley Ave., Hopkinsville, KY 42240.