Alfred D Stuart Jr
November 20, 1956 – January 23, 2018
Alfred D Stuart Jr, age 61, passed away at Community Regional Medical Center on January 23 2018. Alfred was born in a military hospital in Osaka Japan where his father was serving in the US ARMY. Later on he and his family moved to Augusta Georgia.
When his father was transferred to Germany he joined the Cub Scouts. After moving back to the states at Fort Irwin, CA he continued in scouting and earned his Arrow of Light, God and Country Religious Medal and the prestigious Eagle Scout Rank in 1970. Al Jr. was in the Marine ROTC program in Barstow CA. The family then moved to Fort Ord, CA where Al Jr. was nominated and accepted to West Point at the age of 17.
He was unable to attend due to medical issues. After settling in Selma he went to Fresno State University and graduated with a Bachelors degree in Social Work. He is survived by his wife Janice Stuart, son Christopher Stuart, daughter Autumarie Cousins, granddaughter Oceana Cousins, grandson Elijah Cousins, brother Harry Stuart, niece Casey Stuart, father Alfred Stuart Sr and mother Yukie Stuart.
He will be laid to rest at the Selma Memorial Park Cemetery at 2430 Floral Ave, Selma, CA 93662 with a grave side service on February 10th 2018 at 10 AM. There will be a reception at the American Legion Hall Post 509 3509 N First St, Fresno, CA 93726 from 12 – 2 PM. There will also be a reception at his parent's home, 8445 E. Dinuba Ave Suite “B” Selma, CA 93662 from 12 – 4 PM.