James "Grumpy" Stuart, of Newport, passed away October 17, 2019.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Deborah Stuart; son, Dolphis Stuart.
He is survived by his children, Amber Taylor, Stephanie and Thomas Miracle, Clay Stuart, Sonya Stuart, Kelsey Smith and Matt Taylor; grandchildren, Blayke and Madyson Taylor, Shane and David Hinkle, Bentley and Audryana Miracle, Alaina and Paisley; sister, Shelly and Scotty Williamson; nephew, Chase Williamson; niece, Brianna McClanahan.
James was known at English Mountain Dragway.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Stetzer-Bales Funeral Home in Morristown.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Arrangements by Stetzer-Bales Funeral Home.
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