Dallas Works Memorial - Employees In Remembrance

J.C. STEWART, born Aug. 18, 1928 in Tulia, TX, passed away on Aug. 15, 2004. After serving 3 years in the U.S. Air Force, J.C. entered Texas A&M and graduated in 1953 with a degree in electrical engineering. He worked for Western Electric, AT&T, & Lucent Technologies. He was the engineering manager for the Dallas Works in Mesquite. Upon retirement he founded Competitive Communications Systems, Inc., a telephone installation company. J.C. served as Life Member President of the Telephone Pioneers & volunteered for its numerous programs to aid society's neediest. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Joyce; daughter Melissa Quast and her husband Jerry of Denton; two sons, Mark Stewart of Memphis, Tenn. and Brian Stewart and his wife Debra of Omaha, NE.; his eleven grandchildren, Marnie Ketchum and her husband Kevin of Austin; Justin, Jashley, Jabrielle, Joshua, Jarett and Jacob Quast of Denton; Jillian Ragsdale and her husband Jonathan of Keller; Kyle, Kevin and Kory Stewart of Omaha, NE.; two great- granddaughters, Emma Ketchum of Austin and Jaci Quast of Denton.