A memorial service for popular radio personality Sheila Stewart will take place Friday, Dec. 6 at First Baptist Church of Glenarden.
Sheila Stewart had a career in radio, TV and print media for more than twenty years. She was the News & Community Affairs Director for Radio One-DC Stations (93.9) WKYS-FM; (Praise 104.1) WPRS-FM; (1450)-WOL-AM); 1340-(WYCB-AM) and (102.3) WMMJ-FM.l She received many awards, including the Crystal Award for outstanding community service from the National Association of Broadcasters. Stewart died Oct 24 after a car accident. She was 44.
There will be tributes from Chris Wegmann, Radio One President of Radio Division and Jacqueline Griffin, mother of Washington Redskins RG III. There will also be praise and worship by Steve Swann and Javon Inman, music by gospel singer Kevin LeVar, poetry by Tommie Womack, Solo Act by Spirit 2 Spirit Music and more. Rob Howze and Tricia Jones will serve as host.
Visitation will begin at noon and the memorial will start at 12:30 p.m. First Baptist Church of Glenarden is located at 3600 Brightseat Road, Landover, MD 20785.