Cover photo for Joanne Hammock Stewart's Obituary
Joanne Hammock Stewart Profile Photo
1933 Joanne 2023

Joanne Hammock Stewart

August 22, 1933 — June 27, 2023

Joanne (Jody) Hammock Stewart, 89, of Spartanburg, SC, formally of Kerrville, TX, passed away Tuesday, June 27, 2023, surrounded by her family.  Born August 22, 1933 in Thomasville, GA, and spending her childhood in Moultrie, GA, she was the daughter of the late George W. and Mattie Logue Hammock. On September 6, 1957 Jody married the love of her life, Col. Tom E. Stewart, Jr.

During his career in the Air Force, they traveled the world, living in Germany and the Philippines among other places.  In 1964, Jody and Tom’s only son, Tommy (Trey) was born.  Jody was a devoted and loving mother and Tommy was her greatest pride and joy in life.  After Tom retired, they purchased a motel in San Antonio, Texas and later an Econo Lodge in Kerrville, Texas. Jody enjoyed golfing, playing bridge, entertaining with friends and spending time with her family.  Jody was a kind and caring person who will be remembered for her love of family and friends and her kind generosity to others.  She will be missed by everyone whose lives she touched.

She is survived by her sister in-law, Mary Adams Hammock of Spartanburg; niece, Jeanne Hammock Gauthier (Gerard); and nephew, Jefferson Stewart Hammock (Amy) all of Spartanburg, SC; as well as, many cousins and friends.  She was predeceased by her child, Tommy Trey Stewart; her husband, Col. Tom E. Stewart Jr.; and brother, George Jerry Hammock.  

Graveside services will be Monday, July 17, 2023, 10:30 am at Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio, TX.   

The family would like to express their appreciation to caregivers and staff of White Oak Estates in Spartanburg for all the wonderful care they provided.  

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the University of Texas, MD Anderson Research Center in Houston or the charity of your choice. 

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Joanne Hammock Stewart, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 3

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree