Kalisia Simin Stewart, age 5, of Springfield, became a heavenly angel, on March 14. She was at her home surrounded by her parents, Kelli and Kenderick Stewart and grandparents, Doug and Walda Thompson.
Kali was born on March 29, 2004 in Springfield. She is survived by her parents, Kenderick and Kelli (Thompson) Stewart.
Kali is also survived by her grandparents: Doug and Walda Thompson, of Pierce City; grandmother: Jennie Stewart, of St. Louis; aunt: Lisa (Thompson) Edwards, and husband, Joe, of Springfield; cousin: Kian Edwards, of Springfield; great-grandmothers: Lois Phelps, of Gary, Ind., and Eline Thompson, of Holderville, Okla. and a host of other beloved family and friends.
Kali will be honored by a visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, March 19 at Wesley United Methodist Church, located at 922 W. Republic Rd. in Springfield.
Funeral services will be held at Wesley United Methodist Church in Springfield at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 20. Burial will be at Klingner Cope Cemetery, in Springfield.
Memorial contributions, for the benefit of Kalisia S. Stewart, may be made at any branch of First State Bank of Purdy.