Doug Steward

Doug Steward, 60, of Amarillo, TX died Monday, December 2, 2019.

Memorial services will be at 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at Grace Church, 4111 Plains Blvd., with Pastor Doug M. Gehm, Scott Davey, and Tommy Stafford officiating.

Our dad, Doug Steward was born May 13, 1959 in Dumas Texas to Charles Steward and Juanita West. He graduated from Caprock in 1978. He then went onto Amarillo College to get his associates degree in auto mechanics and started his career as a master automotive technician where he worked at Firestone and AutoNation.

Doug had a love for Harleys and Chevy’s, he was very gifted with his hands which lead to his passion for auto mechanics, gardening, leather making. He played the guitar, he was very crafty and imaginative, he even was the best handyman and could fix anything.

He was a great provider, husband, father, grandfather, friend, co-worker and Christian. He was very intelligent, witty and had a bit of a sarcastic side. His faith for the Lord shinned bright through him and that energy people loved and gravitated towards. He was so full of life love and happiness. He touched everyone lives in a special way. He will be deeply missed by all.

Survivors include his wife, Sherry; son, Dustan; daughter, Kayla; two granddaughters, Aubrey and Hazel; a grandson, Dezmon; brothers, Michael Steward and Jay West; sister, Tonya Shennum; four aunts; six nephews; six nieces; and a whole slew of cousins and in laws.

Proceeded in death by his father, Charles Steward; and mother, Juanita West.

17 Replies to “Doug Steward”

  1. Doug and I went through Auto Mechanics school together. He was a dear friend. My thoughts and prayers are with your family.
    Craig Logan

  2. Sherry and Family I am so sorry for your loss. There is no doubt my brother in Christ is suffering no longer in a place we all hope to be someday. God Bless!

  3. Sherry and Family: Gaines and I are so sorry for the loss of your precious husband Doug. Even though we did not know you both for more than two years or so, you both touched our lives so brightly. We will continue to keep you and your entire family in our thoughts and prayers. We love you. Lisa and Gaines Brown.

  4. Hey cuz I apologize for not being closer. When I see you again it will be different. I love you cuz see ya soon !!

  5. Sherry, I am so sad for you & your family. Please know that you will be in my thoughts, prayers & my heart as you go through this difficult time. I pray that the Lord will bring you comfort & peace.

  6. Daddy, I’m lost for words and don’t even know how to express the waves of emotion I’m going through. You were always there no matter what and I know that you will still always be there watching over me, Hazel and Dezmon. You taught so me so many thing that I will never forget. I looked up to you and valued your ways. I will always be a daddy’s be little girls and proud to say I am your daughter. You are amazing father and grandfather and I will hold on to that forever. We will miss you very much and love you always.

  7. My Dear Family. Sending Much Love. As our Heart is breaking we will have our Fond Memories of Doug. Prayers and Hugs to all of My Family. Doug will Live on in our Hearts. Aunt Jenny 🙏🙏💕

  8. Sherrie Dustin Kayla and all your family I pray peace over you.Doug will be missed he was kind always smiling great to all of you and God Bless you all. April

  9. My prayer for your entire family is continued peace that passes all understanding , friends to love you all through the hardest moments, memories of Doug to bring a smile back to replace those tears and an everlasting joy for years were gifted with him! Doug was a GREAT funny, serious (if it called for it) Godly, dedicated man. We were all blessed to have known him. Love to you all!

  10. Doug you touched my life in so many ways. I remember so many of our times together. Your personality drew people in and you made them feel accepted and equal . You also had a warm and calm demeanor . There wasn’t a person that you didn’t get along with. You were well loved. My heart is sad. I wished I would have been there when you went to meet our savior. I will miss you so so much my beloved brother.

  11. Doug was my buddy, my brother, the husband of my best friend and one of the best, honest and most righteous men I ever knew. He was always fun, would give the shirt off his back if someone needed it, or just listen if someone needed to talk. I met Doug a while before I knew Sherry and once I met them together I knew these were lifelong friends. It’s been over 40 years that I’ve know Doug and he never wavered from who he truely was. He was the rock in a whole bunch of our lives. Love you Doug and I will always be here for your family. Love and will miss you forever.

  12. Sherry, Kayla, Dustan, Hazel, and Dezmon, We are thinking about yall and praying and praying. May God comfort you and hold you and give you peace! What a blessing he was ! Thank you Lord for giving us Doug,and thank you Lord for taking his pain away! Thank you Lord for giving them strength daily. We still praise you in our storms! I love yall!

  13. Doug was always one of the brightest stars in my constellation. It will be hard to imagine a world without him in it, a world where I can’t call him up just to chat and laugh. Although the world for me is darker without him in it, it gets a little brighter when I think of him. Talking with him always made things seem a little more cheerful and just being with him made me happy. I can’t count the times we laughed until we cried and our sides hurt. He will always be my little brother and I will always miss him. Having him leave so soon and suddenly, and so young, strikes home that we never have as much time as we think we are going to. I guess I’ll always wish I had seen his face and held him one more time, and I will always miss him. I love you Dougie…
    … Mikie

  14. Kayla, our prayers are with you and all your family. Your dad is home now and in no more pain whatsoever.

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