Rita Lou Stewart, age 80, of Beckley, passed away on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at her home. Born on September 19, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Lewis Blankenship and Lola Staten Blankenship. Mrs. Stewart was a Godly women who loved her Lord. She was a member of Lego Holiness Church in Besoco, WV for over 50 years. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Stewart; and several brothers. Those left to cherish her memory include her daughter, Robin Stewart; son, Robert Vaughn Stewart; granddaughter, Cassidy D’Angelo and husband, Tyler; and several nieces and nephews. A private burial was held in the Peace Garden of Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. Memorial Contributions may be made to Hospice of Southern West Virginia-Bowers Hospice House, 454 Cranberry Drive, Beckley, WV 25801 or to Lego Holiness Church in Besoco, WV. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.blueridgefuneralhome.com.