Funeral services for father of LPD chief to be held Monday

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - Funeral services are scheduled for Monday at one p.m. at Laurel's Calvary Baptist Church for Ernest Stewart, Sr., the father of Laurel Police Chief Tyrone Stewart and Laurel Police investigator Kim Stewart.

Mr. Stewart died of an illness at South Central Regional Medical Center on Wednesday.

Visitation will be Monday, from 11 a.m. to one p.m., also at Calvary Baptist Church.

Mr. Stewart was 78-years-old.

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